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Freshmeat XML-RPC drop announcement

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* First version, released on an unsuspecting world.
- alpha version... but it does work!
- turned into CPAN module from dirty prototypes (see initial git commits)
-
+
+0.02 Sun July 19, 2009
+ * Service announcement... Freshmeat have dropped the XML-RPC API
+ - Made annoucement changes to Readme & API.pm
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---
name: WWW-FreshMeat-API
-version: 0.01
+version: 0.02
author:
- 'Barry Walsh <draegtun@cpan.org>'
abstract: inspect & update your freshmeat.net projects
@@ -14,7 +14,7 @@ build_requires:
provides:
WWW::FreshMeat::API:
file: lib/WWW/FreshMeat/API.pm
- version: 0.01
+ version: 0.02
WWW::FreshMeat::API::Agent::XML::RPC:
file: lib/WWW/FreshMeat/API/Agent/XML/RPC.pm
version: 0.01
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-WWW::FreshMeat::API version 0.01
+WWW::FreshMeat::API version 0.02
This distribution includes the following modules:
- WWW::FreshMeat::API (0.01)
+ WWW::FreshMeat::API (0.02)
WWW::FreshMeat::API::Session (0.01)
WWW::FreshMeat::API::Pub (0.01)
WWW::FreshMeat::API::Pub::V1_03 (0.01)
WWW::FreshMeat::API::Agent::XML::RPC (0.01)
+** IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT **
+
+Circa April 2009 Freshmeat relaunched their site and completely dropped the XML-RPC API :(
+
+In place is a new Freshmeat API 3.0 using REST JSON (or XML).
+
+Its not clear how stable this API is. I'll look more closely at this in a few months
+time and perform necessary surgery on this module.
+
+So note this module will not work in its present state until I make investigate the new API
+& changes source code changes.
+
+Very sorry about this.
+
+BW 19-Jul-2009
+
+** END OF ANNOUCEMENT **
+
+
+
DESCRIPTION
FreshMeat (http://freshmeat.net) provides a very simple XML-RPC API which allows a user to inspect what projects
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package WWW::FreshMeat::API;
use Moose;
-our $VERSION = '0.01';
+our $VERSION = '0.02';
has 'mock' => ( isa => 'Bool', is => 'ro', default => sub { 0 } );
@@ -23,11 +23,30 @@ WWW::FreshMeat::API - inspect & update your freshmeat.net projects
=head1 VERSION
-Version 0.01
+Version 0.02
=head1 SYNOPSIS
+** IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT **
+
+Circa April 2009 Freshmeat relaunched their site and completely dropped the XML-RPC API :(
+
+In place is a new Freshmeat API 3.0 using REST JSON (or XML).
+
+Its not clear how stable this API is. I'll look more closely at this in a few months
+time and perform necessary surgery on this module.
+
+So note this module will not work in its present state until I make investigate the new API
+& changes source code changes.
+
+Very sorry about this.
+
+BW 19-Jul-2009
+
+** END OF ANNOUCEMENT **
+
+
use WWW::FreshMeat::API;
my $fm = WWW::FreshMeat::API->new;

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