I was going to make a replit ask user info api, and I was wondering if there was any graphql for ask.replit.com which I could use instead of web scraping.
There is no gql. But there is an API. Unfortently most require an API key though. But if you give some more info on what you want to make and Ian will grant you a key if Ian and I like your idea
ok thanks, I will contact ian
actually watch this: not-ethan’s statistics
What’s so surprising XD I haven’t the time to dig into such a large file XD
yk how easy it is to scrape all of the forums data.
yes but I mean API is protected so you can’t mass comment
it’s not really protected its a simple .json file
The API (mutations) are
Yes but then you need an API key with the perms to do so and only admins can grant them. Only 1 of my keys have the perms to do so. And you could get rate limited not to mention me silencing or suspending the account to stop the mass posting
what? I’ve made a python library to scrape all users on discourse-based forums without api keys.
Yes, you can scrape, we’re saying you can’t actually make mutation changes to the site
You technically can.
Technically the truth
How do you respond so fast tho?
I’m just built different
He inserted a notification bell into his brain a while back.
stop telling them my secrets
less requiresan apikey than you would expect (tleast from a scrapers pov) from my experince messing around with sword battle form
Hm, what if I made a Replit Ask GraphQL server