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RTC v4.0.2 REST API - how to get all work items for a particular project


Paul Eaton (823) | asked Jun 24 '14, 9:05 a.m.
 I am trying to use the REST API in RTC version 4.0.2 to get a list of all work items associated with a particular project.

My query is as follows:-

https://jazz-ccm01:9443/ccm/rpt/repository/workitem?fields=workitem/workItem\[projectArea=SCMRM\]/(id|summary)

This generates an error report with the following message:-

HTTP Status 500 - CRRED0105E: Unsupported type name: com.ibm.team.process.ProjectArea

So, my question is: If 'projectArea' is an unsupported type name in RTC 4.0.2 then what should I use instead?

Thanks and regards,

Paul Eaton.

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Kevin Ramer commented Jun 24 '14, 10:25 a.m.

Try projectArea/name='SCMRM' ?


Paul Eaton commented Jun 24 '14, 10:29 a.m.

 Fantastic!


That worked - thank you very much indeed...

Paul. 

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Kevin Ramer (4.5k6171189) | answered Jun 24 '14, 10:41 a.m.
Cool !  I think the projectArea would want something that would  look like _4e29helshoq92s01-8  ( you've seen those uuid, I'm sure )

You will be limited to the maximum number of results configured for work item queries as well.
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Paul Eaton commented Jun 24 '14, 10:49 a.m.

That's a good point - I'm not getting every work item.


How do I configure the maximum to be higher?

Also, is there a way to ask for all work items modified or created in say, the last week or the last 6 hours or between two dates?

Paul. 


Kevin Ramer commented Jun 24 '14, 11:01 a.m.

Yes, the REST api has a pretty rich complement of operators.

I think adjusting the query to:

projectArea/name='SCMRM' and modified >= 'YYYY-MM-DD...' ] 

is approximately the way.  The timestamp would be in 'Z' time using this format:
yyyy-MM-dd'T'hh:mm:ss.SSS'Z' 
( That's a string used in a DataFormat Java class )

There are numerous things here that guide on the RESTApi; this one is pretty good:

https://jazz.net/wiki/bin/view/Main/ReportsRESTAPI#Getting_a_schema_for_a_resource

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