I'm trying to make my app send data to a WCF RESTful webservice.

At this point I'm not getting any error message from ASIHTTPRequest but the web service not doing anything either.

Could you guys take a look at it and see if you can spot something?


NSURL *url = [NSURL URLWithString:@""]; ASIHTTPRequest *request = [ASIHTTPRequest requestWithURL:url]; NSData *myPostData = [[NSString stringWithFormat:@"<Product><Description>desc1</Description><Id></Id><Name>some body</Name></Product>"] dataUsingEncoding:NSUTF8StringEncoding]; NSMutableData *myMutablePostData = [NSMutableData dataWithData:myPostData]; [request setPostBody:myMutablePostData]; [request setRequestMethod:@"POST"]; [request addRequestHeader:@"Content-Type" value:@"application/xml"]; [request setDelegate:self]; [request startSynchronous];



public class Product { [DataMember] public string Id { get; set; }

[DataMember] public string Name { get; set; } [DataMember] public string Description { get; set; } }


[OperationContract] [WebInvoke(UriTemplate = "/create", Method = "POST", RequestFormat=WebMessageFormat.Xml, BodyStyle=WebMessageBodyStyle.Bare)] void CreateProduct(Product product);




string insertString = "insert into tbldata (desc,Name) values (@desc,@Name)"; MySqlCommand myCommand = new MySqlCommand(insertString, myConnection); myCommand.Parameters.Add("@desc", MySqlDbType.VarChar, 12); myCommand.Parameters.Add("@Name", MySqlDbType.VarChar, 40); myCommand.Parameters["@desc"].Value = product.Description; myCommand.Parameters["@Name"].Value = product.Name; myCommand.ExecuteNonQuery();

-------------Problems Reply------------

Your request looks okay to me, but you could try testing it with another tool, like curl from the command line to be sure. Here's something to try:

curl -D headers.txt -X POST -H 'Content-Type:application/xml' -d '<Product><Description>desc1</Description><Id></Id><Name>somebody</Name></Product>'

Check stdout for the response body and headers.txt for the response headers. You should get the same thing you're getting in your iOS app.

In terms of the server-side response, try responding with a different status code or body.

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