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Mella Elcus
Posted - 2011.08.02 20:28:00 - [1]
 

Any documentation of what information is provided for each notification typeID? Also is there anything saying exactly how each type of notification looks ingame, so that you can recreate it exactly from the api data?

Desmont McCallock
Posted - 2011.08.02 21:12:00 - [2]
 

http://wiki.eve-id.net/APIv2_Char_Notifications_XML

You may want to bookmark that site.

Mella Elcus
Posted - 2011.08.03 01:28:00 - [3]
 

Sorry, but that wasn't my question. I'm talking specifically about /char/NotificationTexts.xml.aspx.

It's supposed to give the information about (in the case of "Alliance war declared" for example) which alliance declared war on who. But since every notification typeID is different the information available for each call to NotificationTexts will be different, and I can't find any documentation about it.

Also, even if it says that typeID 10 is "Bill issued to corporation or alliance" it's not documented anywhere that the actual mail would read:
"This is an automatic message. A bill of X ISK, due yyyy.mm.dd owed by ALLIANCE to CONCORD was issued yyyy.mm.dd. This bill is for the maintenance of ALLIANCE."

For any mail app it would be nice to have it as close to ingame as possible.

Desmont McCallock
Posted - 2011.08.03 13:31:00 - [4]
 

What you are looking for is inside the NotificationTexts call for the related notificationID.
You just have to parse the ID's returned in the call and create your own descriptive text.

Mella Elcus
Posted - 2011.08.03 17:09:00 - [5]
 

Yeah :/...
Problem is that I'll never have access to notificationIDs of all different types (they'll also have to be recent since NotificationTexts.xml.aspx require a prior call to Notifications.xml.aspx).
Which means there is no way I'll be able to test my way to this information...

Zeta Zhul
Caldari
Preemptive Paranoia
Posted - 2011.08.03 17:27:00 - [6]
 

Welcome to the Joy Joy that is CCP.

Desmont McCallock
Posted - 2011.08.03 18:18:00 - [7]
 

Originally by: Zeta Zhul
Welcome to the Joy Joy that is CCP.

My exact words. Wink


 

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