Applications can subscribe to any of the topics for a supported schema version and format, limited by the authorization scopes required to subscribe to the topic.
A topic specifies the type of information to be received and the data types associated with an event. An event occurs in the eBay system, such as when a user requests deletion or revokes access for an application. An event is an instance of an event type (topic).
Resource URI (production)
|limit||string||The maximum number of items to return per page from the result set. A result set is the complete set of results returned by the method. Range is from 10-100. |
If this parameter is omitted, the default value is used.
Maximum: 100 items per page
|continuation_token||string||The token used to access the next set of results. |
HTTP request headers
This request requires an access token created with the client credentials grant flow, using one or more scopes from the following list (please check your Application Keys page for a list of OAuth scopes available to your application):
See OAuth access tokens for more information.
|total||integer||The total number of matches for the search criteria. |
|href||string||The path to the call URI that produced the current page of results. |
|next||string||The URL to access the next set of results. This field includes a continuation_token. No prev field is returned, but this value is persistent during the session so that you can use it to return to the next page.|
This field is not returned if fewer records than specified by the limit field are returned.
|limit||integer||The value of the limit parameter submitted in the request, which is the maximum number of items to return per page, from the result set. A result set is the complete set of results returned by the method.|
Note: Though this parameter is not required to be submitted in the request, the parameter defaults to
|topics||array of Topic||An array of topics that match the specified criteria. |
|topics.topicId||string||The unique identifier for the topic. |
|topics.description||string||The description of the topic. |
|topics.||array of string|
|topics.status||StatusEnum||The status of this topic. |
|topics.context||ContextEnum||The business context associated with this topic. |
|topics.scope||ScopeEnum||The scope of this topic. |
|topics.supportedPayloads||array of PayloadDetail||The supported payloads for this topic. |
|topics.supportedPayloads.schemaVersion||string||The supported schema version. |
|topics.supportedPayloads.format||array of FormatTypeEnum||The supported format. Presently, |
|topics.supportedPayloads.deliveryProtocol||ProtocolEnum||The supported delivery protocols. |
|topics.supportedPayloads.deprecated||boolean||A deprecation indicator. |
For more on errors, plus the codes of other common errors, see Handling errors.
|195000||API_NOTIFICATION||APPLICATION||There was a problem with an eBay internal system or process. Contact eBay developer support for assistance.|
|195004||API_NOTIFICATION||REQUEST||Invalid limit. Supported ranges 10 - 100.|
|195005||API_NOTIFICATION||REQUEST||Invalid continuation token.|
New to making API calls? Please see Making a Call.
Note: Identifiers, such as order IDs or user IDs, and personal data in these samples might be anonymized or may no longer be active on eBay. If necessary, substitute current, relevant eBay data in your requests.
Sample 1: Get topics