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Updated to make activity posting work. #1

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Also added .idea freinds to the .gitignore.

We used your library as part of a prototype/feasibility investigation, and these are the updates we discovered thru that process.

@demetriusj demetriusj merged commit 87a38dd into demetriusj:master
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Commits on Mar 19, 2012
  1. @milosimpson

    Updated JanRain api to support activity posting.

    milosimpson authored
    Added .idea to the .gitignore.
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  1. +5 −0 .gitignore
  2. +15 −1 lib/janrain.js
5 .gitignore
@@ -1,2 +1,7 @@
+# Folders to ignore
16 lib/janrain.js
@@ -70,6 +70,20 @@ function janrain(EngageAPIKey) {
map: function(identifier, primaryKey, overwrite, callback) {makeCall('map', {apiKey:EngageAPIKey, identifier:identifier, primaryKey:primaryKey, overwrite:overwrite}, callback);},
unmap: function(identifier, all_identifiers, primaryKey, unlink, callback) {makeCall('unmap', {apiKey:EngageAPIKey, identifier:identifier, all_identifiers:all_identifiers, primaryKey:primaryKey, unlink:unlink}, callback);},
mappings: function(primaryKey, callback) {makeCall('mappings', {apiKey:EngageAPIKey, primaryKey:primaryKey}, callback);},
- activity: function(identifier, activity, truncate, location, callback) {makeCall('activity', {apiKey:EngageAPIKey, activity:activity, truncate:truncate, location:location}, callback);},
+ activity: function(identifier, activity, truncate, location, callback) {
+ // JSON Stringify the Activity object as the 'queryString' lib's, 'stringify' method (which escapes POST data,
+ // does not handle subobjects.
+ // Without this step, no activty is sent to JanRain, and it returns with the error "activity is not a valid JSON object".
+ var activityString = JSON.stringify(activity);
+ makeCall('activity',
+ {
+ apiKey:EngageAPIKey,
+ identifier:identifier,
+ activity:activityString,
+ truncate:truncate,
+ location:location
+ },
+ callback);
+ }
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