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Y.A.N.F: Private Message XML Ticker (Changes Applied)by demerphq (Chancellor)
|on Aug 02, 2004 at 16:20 UTC||Need Help??|
Changes were applied today that were announced a while back in Y.A.N.F: Private Message XML Ticker.
Due to popular demand the plans were changed slightly so that hopefully the impact on unchanged clients will be lower. The behaviour is as follows:
This should allow people to set up clients fairly easily. First fetch with no arguments, then for new material use since_id=MAX_ID and for older stuff use prior_to=MIN_ID. Repeat until you get no records back (or less than max_recs) then the process is finished. Older clients shouldn't break as they will still get the most recent messages, but not all of them every time.
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