In preparation for some upcoming backend v3 order api changes, we have separated orders into 2 different shapes: parent and child orders. See https://devapiverson.docs.apiary.io/
/order/<order_number>endpoint will always return the child order shape.
- The new
/order/parent/<parent_order_number>endpoint returns the parent order shape.
The v3 order shape no longer returns the
child_order_numbers field. This information can be retrieved from the
/order/parent/<parent_order_number> [GET] endpoint instead.
parent_order_number field from the v3 child order to construct the parent order’s url. The parent order contains information about all children orders.
When creating a new order via
/order [POST] any configured automation rules will be applied and that could potentially split an order.
The new behavior to tell when the order is “ready” is to poll
/order/parent/<parent_order_number> [GET] and look for
The parent endpoint will return all split orders in the
If no splits have occurred, then
child_order_numbers will contain only 1 order number.