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getGenerationInfo

Returns 2 different types of information based on the parameters passed in. originatorHandle returns information about assets generated from the specified asset. generateHandle returns information about steps used to generate the specified asset or file.
Syntax

Authorized User Types

  • IpsUser
  • IpsAdmin
  • IpsCompanyAdmin
  • TrialSiteAdmin
  • TrialSiteUser
  • ImagePortalAdmin
  • ImagePortalUser
  • ImagePortalContrib
  • ImagePortalContribUser

Parameters

Input (getGenerationInfoParam)
Name
Type
Required
Description
* Code Phrase *
xsd:string
Yes
The handle to the company.
* Code Phrase *
xsd:string
No
The engine that was used in the generation. See Font Styles.
* Code Phrase *
xsd:string
No
The handle of the asset to query for generated assets.
* Code Phrase *
xsd:string
No
The handle of the asset to query for assets and engines used in its generation.
* Code Phrase *
xsd:StringArray
No
Properties included in the operation.
* Code Phrase *
xsd:StringArray
No
Properties excluded from the operation.
Output (getGenerationInfoReturn)
Name
Type
Required
Description
* generationArray *
types:GenerationInfoArray
Yes
Array of generation information.

Examples

This code sample returns information about assets generated from a specific asset. It does not retrieve information about steps used to generate the specified asset. The response is truncated for brevity.
Request
<getGenerationInfoParam xmlns="http://www.scene7.com/IpsApi/xsd/2008-01-15">
   <companyHandle>c|6</companyHandle>
   <originatorHandle>a|716|25|160</originatorHandle>
</getGenerationInfoParam>

Response
<getGenerationInfoReturn xmlns="http://www.scene7.com/IpsApi/xsd/2008-01-15">
   <generationArray>
      <items>
         <engine>PostScriptRip</engine>
         <originator>
         ...
         </generated>
         <attributeArray/>
      </items>
   </generationArray>
</getGenerationInfoReturn>