I have a couple of question regarding people connections and activity streams.
Using the Jive REST API, we’re successfully connecting two people with the following method:
The Jive user creating the “connection” is a non-federated user. It has slightly elevated permissions, and it’s used by a separate application that sends HTTP requests to the Jive API.
After the call, I can verify that “personID” is following “followedPersonID” by looking at the user’s “Connections tab” on their profile page.
Is there any other behavior that this connection introduces?
Also, is there a similar method that would allow one person to be placed in the Connections Stream of another?
I’m looking for a way to allow our separate application to do this on behalf of the two people.
I may have this terminology wrong, so I'm looking to reproduce the behavior that occurs when the following is checked:
So, a fictitious API call might be:
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