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Drupal Web Services by Trevor James

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Chapter 8. Using XML-RPC

In this chapter, we're going to look in more detail at how Drupal uses the XML-RPC protocol and how this protocol can help integrate your Drupal site with external web service-based applications and servers. We'll set up a Google Documents account and learn how to leverage the XML-RPC protocol to post our Google text documents automatically over to our Drupal site and show how these documents will turn into Drupal-based nodes automatically. This will allow us great flexibility in how we can publish rich content to our Drupal sites.

While setting up our Google Documents to Drupal integration, we'll explore the BlogAPI core Drupal module and its configuration.

Then, we'll look in detail at how to sync Drupal node content from ...

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