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API Question

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Assaj Ventress
Ministry of War
Amarr Empire
#1 - 2011-09-17 08:30:42 UTC
So, what is the difference between these twobits when creating an API key? What information do they give access to?
Private Information: [all] [none]
- CharacterInfo [?]

and
Public Information: [all] [none]
- CharacterInfo [?]


And why do the question mark links next to them not lead to a wiki page but to the same Create Key page?
Thanks
Krathos Morpheus
Legion Infernal
#2 - 2011-09-17 09:26:00 UTC
Ayanaya
Apple Industries Inc.
Surely You're Joking
#3 - 2011-09-17 14:45:30 UTC
Krathos Morpheus wrote:
http://wiki.eve-id.net/APIv2_Eve_CharacterInfo_XML


Unfortunately, that doesn't provide a clear answer to the question asked. :-)

The API documentation is still written based on old style keys (references to "full key" and "limited key").

Assaj - try both, let us know, update the wiki page. :-)

-a
Wafflehead
Garoun Investment Bank
Gallente Federation
#4 - 2011-09-17 15:54:48 UTC  |  Edited by: Wafflehead
I will make a MAJOR guess

The medals and decorations you can make Public or Private right?. Maybe it is this?.


Edit...
Quote:
The Character Info API (without a supplied API key) will return the same info on a character as tâ™ he EVE client would show. With a limited API key it will add total skill points as well as the current ship you are in and its name. When a full API key is supplied, you account balance and your last known location will also be added to the response.
Johnathan Roark
Quantum Industries
#5 - 2011-09-17 18:40:02 UTC
The difference is the same difference between full and limited had.

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