[wp-hackers] API for wordpress.org/extend/plugins/?
logikal16 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 2 17:50:25 UTC 2010
Yes, there is a plugin API.
It's pretty poorly documented, and it seems to have reliability issues (the
API would occasionally crash if trying to retrieve data on a couple hundred
plugins at once).
Here's my function to retrieve a listing of plugins:
Here's the documentation I did find (thanks DD32):
<http://wordpress.pastebin.com/7Ji8rD2P>Hope that helps,
On Fri, Jul 2, 2010 at 10:51 AM, Christopher Ross <cross at thisismyurl.com>wrote:
> Is there a way to query the plugins extended database on wordpress.org?
> I'm looking for a method that would allow me to fetch data such as how many
> plugins I currently have on the service, the downloads per plugins etc.
> Also, to fetch version numbers of each plugin.
> Currently I do it using RegEx and Curl, but I'm hoping there's a better
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