I'm using the views_json module in Views Datasource to send some information in JSON format to a related website. I've got a bunch of content views built, but now I'm trying to build staff pages. I've got most of it working fine, but when I try to add the user picture I end up with an empty field, When trying to find a url for the user's profile page (using User: Link), I got the text "view", leading me to believe that when drupal tries to output the content as a link, views_json returns the link text. I just want the url in plaintext, I don't need the html for a link. How can I get the user picture, and the absolute url to the user profile in views_json?
Image fields for my node views work just fine, I get field_image.src and field_image.alt elements in the JSON that is returned, with the Use picture I get a blank field or a series of