Webservice API

This is the API documentation for OpenComparison. It is designed to be language and tool agnostic.

API Usage

The current API is limited to read-only GET requests. Other HTTP methods will fail. Only JSON is provided

API Reference

Representation Formats

Representation formats

  • JSON.
  • UTF-8.

Base URI

URI Resource Methods
<http-my-domain.com>/api/v1/ Root GET


URI Resource Methods
/category/ Category list GET
/category/{slug}/ Category GET
/grid/ Grid list GET
/grid/{slug}/ Grid GET
/grid/{slug}`/packages`_/ Grid Packages list GET
/grid-of-the-week/ Featured Grid list GET
/grid-of-the-week/{slug}/ Featured Grid GET
/package/ Package list GET
/package/{slug}/ Package GET
/package-of-the-week/ Featured Package list GET
/package-of-the-week/{slug}/ Featured Package GET




    created: "Sat, 14 Aug 2010 19:47:52 -0400"
    description: "Small components used to build projects. An app is anything that is installed by placing in settings.INSTALLED_APPS."
    modified: "Sat, 28 Aug 2010 11:20:36 -0400"
    resource_uri: "/api/v1/category/apps/"
    slug: "apps"
    title: "App"
    title_plural: "Apps"



    absolute_url: "/grids/g/cms/"
    created: "Sat, 14 Aug 2010 20:12:46 -0400"
    description: "This page lists a few well-known reusable Content Management System applications for Django and tries to gather a comparison of essential features in those applications."
    is_locked: false
    modified: "Sat, 11 Sep 2010 14:57:16 -0400"
    packages: [
    resource_uri: "/api/v1/grid/cms/"
    slug: "cms"
    title: "CMS"



    absolute_url: "/grids/g/cms/"
    created: "Sun, 15 Aug 2010 01:36:59 -0400"
    end_date: "22 Aug 2010"
    modified: "Sun, 15 Aug 2010 01:36:59 -0400"
    resource_uri: "/api/v1/grid-of-the-week/cms/"
    start_date: "15 Aug 2010"



    absolute_url: "/packages/p/pinax/"
    category: "/api/v1/category/frameworks/"
    created: "Mon, 16 Aug 2010 23:25:16 -0400"
    grids: [
    modified: "Sun, 12 Sep 2010 17:02:10 -0400"
    participants: "pinax,brosner,jtauber,jezdez,ericflo,gregnewman,pydanny,edcrypt,paltman,dougn,alex,vgarvardt,alibrahim,lukeman,shentonfreude,jpic,httpdss,mikl,empty,brutasse,kwadrat,sunoano,robertrv,stephrdev,justinlilly,deepthawtz,skyl,googletorp,maicki,havan,zerok,hellp,asenchi,haplo,chimpymike,beshrkayali,zain,bartTC,ntoll,fernandoacorreia,oppianmatt,dartdog,gklein,acdha,ariddell,vikingosegundo,thraxil,rhouse2"
    pypi_downloads: 0
    pypi_url: "http://pypi.python.org/pypi/Pinax"
    pypi_version: "0.9a1"
    repo: "/api/v1/repo/1/"
    repo_commits: 0
    repo_description: "a Django-based platform for rapidly developing websites"
    repo_forks: 184
    repo_url: "http://github.com/pinax/pinax"
    repo_watchers: 913
    resource_uri: "/api/v1/package/pinax/"
    slug: "pinax"
    title: "Pinax"



    absolute_url: "/packages/p/django-uni-form/"
    created: "Sun, 15 Aug 2010 01:36:38 -0400"
    end_date: "15 Aug 2010"
    modified: "Mon, 16 Aug 2010 23:54:36 -0400"
    resource_uri: "/api/v1/package-of-the-week/django-uni-form/"
    start_date: "14 Aug 2010"

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