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by keith.f.kelly
Fri Jan 15, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: API Requests
Topic: API Request
Replies: 6
Views: 132

Re: API Request

The scrapers shouldn't be targeting an app that uses the Api directly like that. What do you mean by "targeting an app"? The scrapers I am using (EmulationStation's built-in scraper, and the standalone "skyscraper" command-line scraper) don't "target an app"; they are ...
by keith.f.kelly
Fri Jan 08, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: API Requests
Topic: API Request
Replies: 6
Views: 132

Re: API Request

Then you all really need to increase the non-developer limits. The current limits are nowhere near adequate for users. If bandwidth or server capacity is an issue, then please provide a way for users to sign up for a paid subscription access or something. Thanks.
by keith.f.kelly
Mon Dec 21, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: API Requests
Topic: API Request
Replies: 6
Views: 132

API Request

I'm an individual user/collector with many thousands of games I need to scrape as I build out my RetroPie system. I keep running up against the anonymous/regular user throttling and caps while trying to scrape my large personal collection, so I need an API key. This will only be for my personal use,...
by keith.f.kelly
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: New game added not matching found
Replies: 4
Views: 6231

Re: New game added not matching found

Any idea if/when RetroPie will release a new version that uses the new API? Because its built-in scraper uses http://legacy.thegamesdb.net, so it's not able to pick up any of the games I've newly added via https://thegamesdb.net. Is there any plan in the works to create an automatic scheduled backpo...