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Can't load WSDL

Post by enapoleone » Sat Jan 12, 2013 11:17 am

I'm following the query operation in the examples found here ... es_and_PHP and modifying the query to use the JobOrder entity.

I have a username, password and apiKey but I can not get past loading the wsdl.

Also trying to go to the URL for the wsdl in my browser returns a 404.

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$params = array(
            'trace' => 1,
            'soap_version' => SOAP_1_1

$BHclient = new SoapClient('',$params);

$username = 'xxx';
$password = 'xxx';
$apiKey   = 'xxx';

$session_request = new stdClass();
$session_request->username = $username;
$session_request->password = $password;
$ression_request->apiKey   = $apiKey;

$API_session = $BHclient->startSession($session_request);
$API_currentSession = $API_session->return;

$query_array = array(
            'entityName' => 'jobOrder',
            'where'      => 'isDeleted=0',
            'parameters' => array()

$SOAP_query = new SoapVar($query_array,SOAP_ENC_OBJECT,'dtoQuery','');

$request_array = array(
            'session' => $API_currentSession,
            'query'   => $SOAP_query

$SOAP_request = new SoapVar($request_array,SOAP_ENC_OBJECT,'query','');

    $query_result = $BHclient->query($SOAP_request);
} catch (SoapFault $fault) {
    echo $BHclient->__getLastResult();

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Fatal error: Uncaught SoapFault exception: [WSDL] SOAP-ERROR: Parsing WSDL: Couldn't load from '' : failed to load external entity ""
 in /path/to/htdocs/bullhorn.php:7
Stack trace:
#0 /path/to/htdocs/bullhorn.php(7): SoapClient->SoapClient('https://api.bul...', Array)
#1 {main}
  thrown in /path/to/htdocs/bullhorn.php on line 7
Can anyone see what I might be doing wrong?

Also is __getLastResult() (as per the documentation) an actual PHP method?

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Re: Can't load WSDL

Post by c.choy » Wed Jan 23, 2013 4:35 pm


If you look at the line where you define the apiKey, you're setting it to $ression_request as opposed to session_request (the first letter is a R instead of a S as it should be)

The other item is where you grab the session, you should grab it like $API_currentSession = $API_session->return->session; as opposed to just $API_currentSession = $API_session->return; Since 2.0 and later, the return provided more information than is necessary to pass for the session value.

As for the catch, I usually just use something of the like:

} catch (SoapFault $fault) {
echo $fault;

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