[wp-hackers] WordPress.org API

Christopher Ross cross at thisismyurl.com
Wed Feb 23 17:25:00 UTC 2011

Eric, I'm sure they'll take you up on that and take at least an hour or two off :)

 I use these API calls a lot to check versioning:


I know there's a lot more to it, I'd love to see some docs for how to use more of the features.


On 2011-02-23, at 1:11 PM, Eric Mann wrote:

> Now that 3.1 is out, there are two things I'd like to address:
> 1) All of the core devs deserve a vacation.  Seriously.  Take a day or two
> off and don't look at a computer.
> 2) Is there any chance we can get some documentation for the WordPress.org
> API?  I'd like to poke at it a bit for plug-in stats, but without knowing
> what parameters to send and what will be received, my only option would be
> to hack away and guess.  I'd rather not take that route, since I'm sure *
> someone* knows how the API works.  But a generic GET of
> http://api.wordpress.org returns "Documentation coming soon" with no ETA
> (it's been this way for a couple of years now, actually).  Can we revisit
> this during the 3.2 cycle?
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