HTTP Verb: PUT

Available statuses: 200 OK, 404 Not Found, 422 Unprocessable Entity

Object: Milestone

Location: n/a

Formats: XML, JSON

Update a milestone

Params

To update a milestone, a data body must be provided. Data can be provided in three formats: XML, JSON and query string. To specify data type of XML or JSON add the Content-type: application/(json|xml) header to request headers, if you want to provide query string simply skip the Content-type header.

All params should be sent in the milestone namespace, e.g.:

XML

<milestone>
  <title>NewCurrent</title>
  ...
</milestone>

JSON

{"milestone":{"title":"NewCurrent",...}}

Query string

milestone[title]=NewCurrent&...

Check the full list of available params on milestone object fields reference

Examples

For example purposes we use a JSON body

{"milestone":{"title":"new name"}}

Request XML, using cURL utility:

curl -i -H "Authorization: Bearer _token" -H "Content-type: application/json" -d '{"milestone":{"title":"new name"}}' https://api.assembla.com/v1/spaces/_space_id/milestones/_id.xml

Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Server: nginx/0.8.55
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2012 13:47:34 GMT
Content-Type: application/xml; charset=utf-8
Transfer-Encoding: chunked
Connection: keep-alive
Status: 200
...

Request JSON, using cURL utility:

curl -i -H "Authorization: Bearer _token" -H "Content-type: application/json" -d '{"milestone":{"title":"new name"}}' https://api.assembla.com/v1/spaces/_space_id/milestones/_id.json

Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Server: nginx/0.8.55
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2012 13:46:43 GMT
Content-Type: application/json; charset=utf-8
Transfer-Encoding: chunked
Connection: keep-alive
Status: 200
...

{}

For update operations no response body is available, to get the data of updated resource send a GET request to the same URL, i.e.:

curl -i -H "Authorization: Bearer _token" https://api.assembla.com/v1/spaces/_space_id/milestones/_id.(xml|json)