This method works for small files only (max 6 MB).
Get file attached to page (alternatively you can use download_url from the files.get_meta method)
argument keys:

  • site: site to get the page from
  • page: page to get the file from
  • file: name of file to get

returns: dictionary with the same keys as files.get_meta and additionally:

  • content: base64-encoded file contents

This files.get_one demo uses the sample code below. Create a separate file in your hosted site. Change the path to the and files. Change the $PageName variable to the page that contains the file. Change the $filename variable to the file of interest. Replace the all caps USERNAME, API KEY, and SITENAME with values specific to you and your site. File content is sent back as a base64 encoded string.

Sample Code

//set globals before includes
    $newdebuglevel = 0;    
//add includes
//change path to your server location
//set startup parameters for xmlrpc
//change path to your server location
    $GLOBALS ['xmlrpc_null_extension' ] = true;
    $ServerPath = "xml-rpc-api.php";
    $ServerHostName = "";
    $ServerPort = "";
//create a client for your site
    $Client = new xmlrpc_client($ServerPath,$ServerHostName,$ServerPort);
    $Client->setCredentials("USERNAME","API KEY");
    $Client->return_type = "phpvals"; //forces return of page.get_one as php values
    $SiteName = "SITENAME";
////////////test code
////////////code doesn't include error checking
//common example start
    $fileobj = new FilesWikidotMeta($SiteName, $Client);
    $returnarray = array();
    echo "<h3>files.get_one example</h3></br><hr>";
//change $PageName to the page containing the file
    $PageName = "CATEGORY:PAGENAME";
//change the $filename to the file of interest
    $filename = "FILENAME.EXT";
    $fileobj->php_files_get_one($filename, $returnarray);
    foreach ($returnarray as $key=>$file){
        echo $key."=>".$file."</br>";}

Download Code File

Live demo

Uses above code in an Iframe from a PHP host.

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