Take the 2-minute tour ×
Stack Apps is a question and answer site for apps, scripts, and development with the Stack Exchange API. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Method removed

it is not clear what a 'list' of tags looks like.

does this parameter follow the semicolon seperated list format of the id param?

is it a comma separated list?

it should be noted that this method has been removed –  Dan McClain Jul 16 '10 at 1:09
@phsr and good riddance. –  Sky Sanders Jul 16 '10 at 1:15
add comment

1 Answer


Currently {tags} is a space delimited set of tag names. It really ought to be a semicolon delimited set.

So, the next code push will switch to the semicolon behavior. The documentation will be updated to reflect this.

This code has been deployed now.

share|improve this answer
that is good. I can now push tags into the params ctor for that route as it is essentially the 'id'. –  Sky Sanders Jun 2 '10 at 6:40
The documentation for the /questions route isn't clear on what the delimiter is. It just says "List of tags questions must have" So the delimiter is officially changed to semicolon? –  lfoust Jul 20 '10 at 6:22
@lfoust - yes, the semicolon is the universal unordered set delimiter. –  Kevin Montrose Jul 20 '10 at 13:01
are you going to update the docs to reflect this? –  lfoust Jul 20 '10 at 15:45
add comment

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .