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by StainlessSteelRat
Mon Jan 18, 2021 11:24 pm
Forum: API Requests
Topic: API Request
Replies: 7
Views: 185

Re: API Request

Yes, they should be providing users with a "starting point" and then syncing from there. If they can't do that, then they should at least start from the monthly JSON dump, use that to populate a local cache, and then sync from there.

Then all queries can hit the local DB instead of the API.
by StainlessSteelRat
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can we establish naming conventions for game titles and format for descriptions?
Replies: 1
Views: 67

Re: Can we establish naming conventions for game titles and format for descriptions?

We have to be really careful especially for the Japanese naming conventions. I prefer Romaji for the Katakana but shared words with common spellings, that gets tricky. If the user forgets to fill out the alternate title card with something that DOES say Zelda, then searches for Zelda won't yield the...
by StainlessSteelRat
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: API Requests
Topic: API Request
Replies: 7
Views: 185

Re: API Request

The scrapers shouldn't be targeting an app that uses the Api directly like that. They should collating all the data in some way, and using the update API to keep the db in sync. This could mean pushing an entire db to users (like the apps that use the API do) or them writing their own API.
by StainlessSteelRat
Tue Sep 08, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Adding new console variations to game eye?
Replies: 5
Views: 874

Re: Adding new console variations to game eye?

Please contact the GAMEYE dev through the “connect” section of the app.
by StainlessSteelRat
Fri Sep 04, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Constant MSG3 error
Replies: 1
Views: 390

Re: Constant MSG3 error

Can you take a screenshot of the error?
by StainlessSteelRat
Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Gamecube RE4 edition
Replies: 2
Views: 585

Re: Gamecube RE4 edition

If you’re tryin to have it added to GAMEYE you need to contact VGPC. TGDB doesn’t track hardware.
by StainlessSteelRat
Tue Jun 16, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: API Requests
Topic: API Key Request
Replies: 4
Views: 669

Re: API Key Request

Remember the private key is for syncing and the public key refreshes per 30 days per IP (you distribute this key to your users if necessary).
by StainlessSteelRat
Tue Jun 16, 2020 6:08 am
Forum: API Requests
Topic: API Request
Replies: 1
Views: 375

Re: API Request

Spectabis should be providing or using it's own API key. You do not need your own key to run it. The per-app keys are public for the dev to distribute how they see fit.
by StainlessSteelRat
Tue Jun 16, 2020 6:08 am
Forum: API Requests
Topic: api key request
Replies: 1
Views: 393

Re: api key request

Spectabis should be providing or using it's own API key. You do not need your own key to run it. The per-app keys are public for the dev to distribute how they see fit.
by StainlessSteelRat
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is there a way to add new barcodes?
Replies: 1
Views: 1078

Re: Is there a way to add new barcodes?

Not at this time but there will be in the future