[wp-testers] [Fwd: 126.96.36.199 and categories]
ryan at boren.nu
Sat Jul 2 16:54:46 GMT 2005
On Sat, 2005-07-02 at 08:11 -0700, Matthew Mullenweg wrote:
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: 188.8.131.52 and categories
> Date: Sat, 2 Jul 2005 22:17:33 +0900
> From: Adriaan Tijsseling <adriaan at neoteny.com>
> To: Matthew Mullenweg <m at mullenweg.com>
> The latest 184.108.40.206 (there were several code changes in the same
> version, I'm referring to the latest one) totally messes up category
> support in xmlrpc. Whoever coded that does not realize that with the
> MovableType API, the categories are set via mt.setPostCategories, not
> via editPost or newPost. What happens is that after
> mt.setPostCategories, the call to editPost removes any categories set
> in mt.setPostCategories.
A typical post publication scenario with the MT API is:
Works fine for me on all clients I possess.
> Why there was no testing with ecto at all, baffles me.
Because I can't install and test every XMLRPC client known to man,
because my requests for feedback from ecto users went largely ignored.
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