API results different from website results

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unclebob
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Joined: Mon Oct 31, 2011 9:15 am

Mon Oct 31, 2011 9:19 am

Hi,

The API does not return all the results that the website does.
For example if I search "desper" the website finds "desperate housewives" (among others) but the API does not find anything.
The query I used is

Code: Select all

GetSeries.php?seriesname=desper
Is it a bug from the API or is my query wrong?

Thanks in advance.
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szsori
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Joined: Fri Nov 03, 2006 2:23 pm

Mon Oct 31, 2011 11:18 am

They use different methods for searching. This is going to be fixed in the new site.
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