Add new event

Adds a new event to the Findevent database.
See http://www.findevent.com/?do=aev for an example interface.

Arguments:

  • auth or (user, password)

    This method requires authentication.See authentication

  • title

    The event title.

  • desc

    The event description. Indicate new lines by a new line character - '/n'.

  • start

    The event start time as a unix timestamp (ISO 8601 format)
    (e.g. "2009-21-01 14:25:00").

  • end

    The event end time as a unix timestamp (ISO 8601 format)
    (e.g. "2009-21-01 14:25:00").

  • venu

    ID of the venue where the event takes place. To search for a venue ID use venue_search method.

  • type

    Type of the event, complete list of types can be found here.

  • url (option)

    The event webpage.

  • phone (option)

    Phone number under which more information about the event can be obtained.

Example Request URL:

http://www.findevent.com/api/request/See authentication
&fuc=addev
&title=Britney+Spears+concert
&desc=The+best+concert+ever
&start=2009-02-02+20:00:00
&end=2009-02-02+23:00:00
&venue=1285
&type=2

This is an example request that is going to add an event called "Britney Spears concert" with description "The best concert ever" taking place on Feb 02, 2009 from 8 to 11 pm at a venue with ID 1285. Of course the real URL shouldn't contain line breaks.

Response Parameters:

Response is a regular XML block.

  • id

    ID of a newly added event.

  • message

    Event has been added.

Example Response:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<response>
   <id>65437</id>
   <message>Event has been added</message>
</response>

Possible Errors:

  • title empty - (Missing title)
  • description empty - (Missing description)
  • start empty - (Missing start time)
  • end empty - (Missing end time)
  • venue empty - (Missing venue ID)
  • type empty - (Missing type ID)
  • invalid start time format
  • invalid end time format
  • invalid venue.
  • invalid type.

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