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XMLRPC newPost post_content issue

My php script to post new content via xmlrpc to remote blogs occasionally fails due to the dreaded transport error. Usually I just end up manually posting this content, but now I'm trying to debug ...
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How to find a post using XML-RPC without knowing ID

I'm using the following function to retrieve individual posts from an external server using the WordPress XML-RPC Post API: public function get_post() {      include("lib/xmlrpc.inc"); ...
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Anomaly with response coming from XML RPC Api get Post (integer out of range)

I am getting the following xml snippet back from a getPost call... <member> <name>image_meta</name> <value> <struct> <member> ...
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Is there a way to know if a post has been published through XML-RPC?

It's all in the title, I'm looking for a way to know if a given post was published through XML-RPC, versus published by hand in the WP admin. Pseudo code : if( !wpse_from_xmlrpc( $post -> ID ) { ...
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Can XMLRPC set show_on_front/page_on_front?

Is it possible to set show_on_front and page_on_front via XMLRPC? They do not appear in the list returned from wp.getOptions and using wp.setOptions does not appear to change the values.
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Best way for plugin to accept POSTs?

The problem: I'm developing a plugin which needs to accept POST data (webhooks from an external source). I do not have control over the format of the data POSTed. My only option for passing my own ...
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How to get all articles from a master category via API

I'm building a CMS-to-Wordpress migrator tool, for a custom hand-made CMS. I'm using XML-RPC API with JWordpress wrapper (I also used WordpressSharp, but I found out that it's very limited in ...
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Weblog clients cannot retrieve posts: An invalid hexadecimal character (0x7) was found in the element content of the document

Error blog: www.DannyQuah.com/writings/en/ Problem: Unable to retrieve posts. Reproduced with Weblog clients Windows Live Writer, ScribeFire, and Qumana. The error message on the invalid hexadecimal ...
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32300 Transport Error

I am using a PHP based system to post remotely to WordPress sites. A few of the sites return a -32300 : transport error - HTTP status code was not 200 Spending some time on Google showed me that ...
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How to enable XML RPC for WordPress Multisite

Im trying to activate the plugin Jetpack on my multisites. On the main domain (network admin), the plugin is able to activate and work. However, when I tried to active on the sub domain, it gives the ...
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XML-RPC: Add category to post data

I have a service that puts a daily post to my blog via XML-RPC. It doesn't offer me any control of what category it goes into so I want to just add a filter/hook to add the category I want into the ...
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Execute upgrade-theme with coding

I'm executing some functions remotely from xmlprc with wordpress. I would like to run upgrade-theme remotely for theme that I develop. Assume that wp knows there is new version of theme. ...
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Multisite -> XMLRPC

On my site I have Multisite enabled. XMLRPC works on the main site (www.hostname.com/xmlrpc.php), but when I try www.hostname.com/subblog/xmlrpc.php, it returns a 404 error.
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XMLRPC - getPosts - How to call from remote site?

For the purpose of this question, I have two WordPress websites. Let's call them "Portfolio" and "News". Portfolio is a "pages" only website while "News" is a "posts" only website. On the Portfolio ...
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XMLRPC and Underscored custom fields

I was creating my application to automate all of my blogs from my desktop. Target, I'll post blog. That's all. I used XMLRPC service, as you know "xmlrpc.php". I built many of parts, near to done... ...
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Working code example of PHP XML-RPC connex to site?

I'm working on an integration between an outside app (which needs to pull user names and some taxonomy data, and create new posts) and a WordPress site. I'm running the latest build of WP (4.0). The ...
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XML RPC -> Create User

I am using the WordPress API via XML RPC and it does not support creating new users. How can I go about sending a users first name, last name, email, password and photo to the XML RPC to achieve ...
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Can't connect to blog with Windows Live Writer

Until recently I was able to use Windows Live Writer to write my blog posts. A few days ago I had to reinstall my computer. I also reinstalled WLW and tried to reconfigure my blog, but I got this ...
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XML-RPC: How to add media caption to uploaded image?

I need to migrate non-WP data from an SQL database to posts in WP, and thought that using XML-RPC in a closed environment before deploying was a smart solution. This is my first WP project, so I'm ...
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Custom xmlrpc request does not pass parameters?

Here is what I have: function xmlrpc_login($args){ //this code actually runs var_dump($args); // is NULL ...other logic that needs the args values... } function ...
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Send an extra parameter with xml-rpc login?

New to xml-rpc with wordpress. I am trying to add a 3rd login parameter for security reasons to the xml-rpc connection. As it stands the default login only accepts a username and password. On our ...
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Access post ID in “content_save_pre”

First time poster, pardon my mistakes. I am trying to use the content_save_pre filter to grab a URL in the first line of a post and save it into a custom meta, and also set the post format as a link. ...
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How to validate XML-RPC post creation and cancel when needed?

I have an IFTTT recipe that creates posts for me on some occasion, but for some weird reason it creates three, sometimes four posts of the same content. I would like to add an add_action ...
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Restrict access to xmlrpc.php

I am fairly new to Wordpress and I recently noted a huge amount of traffic hitting the following: 162.242.170.222 - - [01/Aug/2014:08:18:54 -0500] "POST /xmlrpc.php HTTP/1.0" 503 4859 162.242.170.222 ...
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Modifying Wordpress XML-RPC Built-Ins

In short, I want to be able to modify the wp.getPost response to also return additional data, like the permalink. I thought it would be as easy as just calling the same function the xml-rpc code ...
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Remotely search WordPress sites using xml-rpc

This is the scenario: There are say 3 sites - A, B and C. Sites A and B have several custom posts. Now, from site C, I'd like to make a search for the posts in sites A and B. After reading up ...
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wp.getUsersBlogs XMLRPC Brute Force Attack/Vulnerability

After the holiday weekend, one of the larger sites I manage had a brute force attack on it. The attacker was attempting to use the wp.getUsersBlogs function and a list of popular usernames and ...
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How to remove Pingbacks and xmlrpc?

How can I remove totally the pingbacks and xmlrpc? I've already disabled the allow pingbacks in my wp settings but nothing happen. Also I put this code in functions.php. function ...
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Using XML RPC to import data into WordPress

I've been asked to create a website in WordPress that should display many phone operators/agents who can be called from a given phone number on the website. So far so good but the website should ...
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Wordpress can't find IXR_Client

Trying: $client = new IXR_Client('http://othersite.com/xmlrpc.php'); I get the error Fatal error: Class 'IXR_Client' not found in footer.php I can see the class in wp-includes/class-IXR.php, and ...
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Most efficient way to insert a post outside WordPress?

I need to insert a post via PHP outside the Wordpress environment (but on the same server) and I'm looking for the most efficient way to do this. I was thinking about 2 solutions: 1) Using XML-RPC, ...
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Do I need to instantiate the XMLRPC class or any class in another class to access its methods?

I would like to use some of the methods of the XML RPC class, "wp_xmlrpc_server" in my own class. Is this class instantiated already or should I declare it myself? If so how?
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Use WordPress as authentication for custom app

I am in the process of developing a custom web application which will require users to login. We have developed a WordPress website to manage the signup and payment/subscriptions for the application. ...
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Custom category for posts via XMLRPC

I have a blog located at one site that when I post into a category, it will auto-post via XMLRPC to another site of mine. This functionality works, but I would like to assign a category to these ...
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Is there any image size limit for wordpress xml-rpc?

I'm creating a plugin using the xml-rpc to send images. I'm able to send small images, those that are less than 1 MB. But I can't send bigger images. They won't be uploaded using the wp.uploadFile. ...
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XML RPC post produces immediate revision with odd post_date_gmt

I am sending a post to Wordpress 3.8 with XML RPC. Here is the raw XML being sent to wordpress: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <methodCall> ...
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How do I programmatically create new posts of a custom post type over the XML-RPC API?

I would like to programmatically create posts of a custom post type with custom taxonomies over the XML-RPC API. This is what I have so far: <?php class XMLRPClientWordPress { var $XMLRPCURL ...
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Call specific plugin update

I'm looking for way to update specific plugin via xmlrpc api. There is no exposed any function for do upgrades. I've tried to visit ...
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Get Post meta via XML-RPC using wp.getPost

I am trying to get the value of two post meta fields using wp.getPost. I can get custom fields and the normal post fields but I can't seem to get the meta values associated with the post. I have ...
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Can I Remove xmlrpc.php completely?

My site is getting a lot of malicious traffic to domain.com/xmlrpc.php, to the point that the server is not being able to handle it. I tried to disable it via the wp-config.php, by adding this line: ...
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Creating post content from external web scraper via JSON or RPC

I'm looking for a way to post content from a web scraper external to our Wordpress site to post content its scraped into our site. Right now, I have the scraped content formatted into JSON. Could I ...
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Each user can edit only one page

I have website that let the user publish her business. Each business has a private page with some details and an image gallery. Each business owner has a user. I should make, that each user (each ...
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XML-RPC and $wpdb

Is it possible to use wordpress xml-rpc and $wpdb ? I need to send some params and get answer in real time ... In this link: http://codex.wordpress.org/XML-RPC_WordPress_API/ I just found some ...
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How to read newpost return post ID value as integer for xmlrpc

I would like to read the $remote_id as integer, $remote_id should be post_id after executing metaweblog.newpost. Does anyone know how to transform the data as integer? Here are the codes below: ...
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Adding custom menu widget to sidebar programatically [duplicate]

I am trying to add custom menu widget to the sidebar. I am not working on wordpress directly, but I am using an xml-rpc calls to manage worpdress site (it is possible via ...
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How to process shortcodes in XML-RPC

Firstly, I know that XML-RPC is designed to send out the raw post data, but I need it to expand shortcodes out. I don't use it for posting so it won't be an issue there, but there are services that ...
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xmlrpc_enabled filter not called

Since WordPress 3.5, the core developers have decided to keep xml rpc enabled by default and there are no options in the Admin to disable it. This blog post explains how to disable it by modifying ...
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X-Pingback and XMLRPC

According to old post: How to secure WordPress XMLRPC?, every API require authentication. So, what is the point of adding X-Pingback in every public request? curl -I http://ma.tt .. X-Pingback: ...
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Clean/filter HTML inserted to post content by XML RPC

An external service that uses XML RPC to publish some posts on my site adds some unwanted CSS styles and HTML to the post content. I would like to clean it up using a HTML cleaner that I've built ...
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xmlrpc how to check for errors

I am trying to post to wordpress with XMLRPC using this tutorial:http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/creative-coding/xml-rpc-in-wordpress/ the problem is that tutorial does not have any kind of check ...