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Api Basics Documentation


You should never receive an error unless the server is overloaded or the search dies. In cases of the searcher breaking, you will receive a response success of "false" and a message stating "search down" or similiar.

Posts List



Url for API access: /index.php?page=dapi&s=post&q=index

limit How many posts you want to retrieve. There is a default limit of 100 posts per request.
pid The page number.
tags The tags to search for. Any tag combination that works on the web site will work here. This includes all the meta-tags. See cheatsheet for more information.
cid Change ID of the post. This is in Unix time so there are likely others with the same value if updated at the same time.
id The post id.
json Set to 1 for JSON formatted response.


Tag List



Url for API access: /index.php?page=dapi&s=tag&q=index

id The tag's id in the database. This is useful to grab a specific tag if you already know this value.
limit How many tags you want to retrieve. There is a default limit of 100 per request.
after_id Grab tags whose ID is greater than this value.
name Find tag information based on this value.
names Separated by spaces, get multiple results to tags you specify if it exists. (schoolgirl moon cat)
name_pattern A wildcard search for your query using LIKE. (choolgirl would act as *choolgirl* wildcard search.)
json Set to 1 for JSON formatted response.
order Order by field specified (ASC or DESC)
orderby Order by a field.
- date
- count
- name


Comments List



Url for API access: /index.php?page=dapi&s=comment&q=index

post_id The id number of the comment to retrieve.


Deleted Images



Url for API access: /index.php?page=dapi&s=post&q=index&deleted=show

last_id A numerical value. Will return everything above this number.






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