[turba] how to save a photo through the api --> rpc request

Jan Schneider jan at horde.org
Tue Oct 28 17:05:47 UTC 2008

Zitat von roman stachura <stachrom at gmail.com>:

> Jan Schneider schrieb:
>> Zitat von roman stachura <stachrom at gmail.com>:
>>> Michael Rubinsky schrieb:
>>>> Quoting roman stachura <stachrom at gmail.com>:
>>>>> Jan Schneider schrieb:
>>>>>> Zitat von roman stachura <stachrom at gmail.com>:
>>>>>>> Jan Schneider schrieb:
>>>>>>>> Zitat von Michael Rubinsky <mrubinsk at horde.org>:
>>>>>>>>> Quoting roman stachura <stachrom at gmail.com>:
>>>>>>>>>> Hi
>>>>>>>>>> I wonder how can I  save binary data like a photo through a  
>>>>>>>>>> rpc request under the turba api from a external server.
>>>>>>>>>> How should I compose the $rpc_parameters_turba_import array ?
>>>>>>>>> After a quick glance at the code, it doesn't look like this  
>>>>>>>>> is currently possible.  The binary data will need to be  
>>>>>>>>> encoded before it is sent over jsonrpc, but the  
>>>>>>>>> _turba_import method doesn't currently check for this and  
>>>>>>>>> decode it. We'll have to add support for encoded binary data  
>>>>>>>>> to the import method, and a way to hint at what the encoding  
>>>>>>>>> type is. How to do that in a BC way though?
>>>>>>> Tanks for the quick answer.
>>>>>>>> It doesn't work with xmlrpc or jsonrpc, but it should,  
>>>>>>>> theoretically, work with SOAP.
>>>>>>> Is there a SOAP example around for a php client?  (in general  
>>>>>>> not specificly for turba.)
>>>>>>> So I can give SOAP a try.
>>>>>> http://cvs.horde.org/co.php/framework/RPC/tests/rpc-test.php?r=1.8
>>>>>> http://cvs.horde.org/co.php/framework/RPC/docs/examples/soap.php?r=1.2  
>>>>>> http://cvs.horde.org/co.php/framework/RPC/docs/examples/soap.pl?r=1.1
>>>>>> You probably have to explicitly pass the binary data as a  
>>>>>> SOAP_Value object:
>>>>>> http://pear.php.net/package/SOAP/docs/latest/SOAP/SOAP_Value.html#methodSOAP_Value
>>>>> I guess this requires at least php5.
>>>> Why do you say that?
>>> Either I got a badly broken horde install (soap server) or I miss  
>>> something else.
>>> If I go for a soap request under php 5 things work well.
>>> If I do the same request on a php4 horde install things turn really bad.
>>> php 5 http://webmail.cmdbase.ch/test.php
>>> php 4 http://horde.akero.ch/test.php
>>> and the result for php4 box : http://entwicklung.akero.ch/example/soap.php
>> Ignore the warning for now, you probably just have different error  
>> levels set on your php4 and php5 installs. But the SOAP fault  
>> message is crystal clear.
> I do have exact the same level of error reporting and I do the SAME  
> request, no changes in the  number of parameters. At this point of  
> view the SOAP fault is not so crystal clear to me...
> Anyway I added the two missing arguments like requestet by SOAP fault.
> $rpc_arguments = array(
>  'owneronly' => false,
>  'permission' => 0
> );
> this leads me to the next problem.
> http://entwicklung.akero.ch/example/soap.php --> SOAP-ENV:WSDLPARSER  
> Unable to parse WSDL file.

And how *does* the WSDL look like?


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