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metaWeblog.getCategories: Description doesn't return name of the category

  1. I use metaWeblogAPI(python) to post on my blog. WordPress(<2.7) returns the name of the category for the "description" key. This is in conformance with the MetaWeblog API as specified in

    For 2.7RC*, the categoryName key returns the name of the category. I could see that the change was done with changeset(

    Wouldn't this change break the existing metaWeblog clients?

  2. Good point. I've re-opened ticket and added a new patch the reverts this change and adds a new field called 'categoryDescription' to provide the WordPress category description.

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