Re: statuses/followers - inconsistent follower generation?

2008-10-23 Thread Jesse Stay
I'll check for that specifically, but I have seen inconsistent follower_count to actual count numbers returned. Jesse On Oct 23, 2008, at 2:11 PM, GuyHagen wrote: Does anybody else get this? I presume it's because some followers have their statuses protected, but I'd like a

Dealing with users with e-mail addresses as usernames

2008-10-23 Thread Jesse Stay
I have a few users with an e-mail address for their Twitter username. When I run the show method on those users, I get a not found page - you can try by loading this in your browser: http://twitter.com/users/show/[EMAIL PROTECTED] Is this a known bug? What's the best way around this?

Re: Dealing with users with e-mail addresses as usernames

2008-10-23 Thread Jesse Stay
%40gmail.com.xml It's probably failing 'cause you're trying to access http://gmail.com.xml with the user twitter.com/users/show/kevin.sylvie On Fri, Oct 24, 2008 at 2:53 PM, Jesse Stay [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have a few users with an e-mail address for their Twitter username. When I run

Re: Dealing with users with e-mail addresses as usernames

2008-10-23 Thread Jesse Stay
Okay, it looks like the user just entered their e-mail address for their username. I'll just have to detect that. You can ignore. Thanks, Jesse On Oct 23, 2008, at 10:09 PM, Julio Biason wrote: /[EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: /statuses/user_timeline.format missing in action?

2008-10-28 Thread Jesse Stay
Chris, one more thing I noticed is that at times Net::Twitter seems to be returning 200 OK in the status_line returned for the object (set by $req-status_line when I set it in sub follow()), when the as_string Twitter sends back has a Status of 403 forbidden. (in this case it's a

Re: Date followed?

2008-10-29 Thread Jesse Stay
29, 2008, at 2:13 AM, Jesse Stay wrote: What's the best way for me to figure out the date someone else followed me via the API? Is that provided in the followers feed? Jesse

Re: Favorites Appear Out of Date/Time Chronological Order

2008-11-12 Thread Jesse Stay
Now to just get follower/following in chronological order from date followed (or simply a since variable - either/or is fine). It's been over a year since it was originally brought up? On Nov 12, 2008, at 2:18 PM, OK wrote: Thanks, Alex. As long as you have the bug filed, I would like

remaining_hits not updating

2008-11-12 Thread Jesse Stay
How often is remaining_hits supposed to update when I call rate_limit_status? When calling the follow method for a user it does not seem to be updating, at least not immediately. Jesse

Re: remaining_hits not updating

2008-11-12 Thread Jesse Stay
is a POST, which does not count against your rate limit. Thanks; — Matt Sanford On Nov 12, 2:53 pm, Jesse Stay [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: How often is remaining_hits supposed to update when I call rate_limit_status? When calling the follow method for a user it does not seem to be updating, at least

Suspended Accounts still being returned in follower data

2008-11-12 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm still noticing suspended accounts showing up in follower data. Of course, you can detect them by checking the error message returned, but this is wasting near at least 5 minutes for each user in the script I'm running. Is there a way you can exclude those from the list of

Re: Suspended Accounts still being returned in follower data

2008-11-12 Thread Jesse Stay
A query parameter enabling me to not return the suspendeds would be ideal if you do that. The problem with just a 'status' for each follower is I still get all the suspended accounts returned in the follower data, taking longer to query all their friends. This can be anywhere near 50

Re: No OAuth Support just made Techmeme

2008-11-14 Thread Jesse Stay
Frankly, I'm in your boat. I've seen this over and over in the last year or two - the bug report says it's low priority, which is a concern for me. All it takes is for some developer (I actually saw this the other day in a proof of concept by another developer) to build an app that

Re: No OAuth Support just made Techmeme

2008-11-14 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm okay with anything - OAuth or not, so long as we're not forced to store plain-text credentials. Jesse On Nov 14, 2008, at 1:28 PM, Alex Payne wrote: I'd like to confirm that Cameron's interpretation of email is the intended one. He wrote: I read Alex's E-mail to say, '*sooner*

Re: Fixes deployed Nov 14th

2008-11-14 Thread Jesse Stay
Thanks for sharing with us what you shipped, when you shipped it. This is a welcome change. Keep it up! Jesse On Nov 14, 2008, at 2:15 PM, Alex Payne wrote: I've just added the first entry to the REST API Changelog at http://apiwiki.twitter.com/REST+API+Changelog. You'll find that we

Re: Could you please increase # followers returned to 1000 say?

2008-11-21 Thread Jesse Stay
On Nov 21, 2008, at 8:26 PM, Amir Michail wrote: On Nov 21, 10:11 pm, Chad Etzel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: As per the API documentation, you might want to look at the page parameter. The API documentation is pretty extensive in this regard. Don't be afraid to read it :) Currently, you

show_users down?

2008-11-22 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm getting the something is technically wrong error when loading show_users right now when I try to authenticate it with any username but the user themselves - is something going on?: http://twitter.com/users/show/guykawasaki.json What's even odder is that it's returning plain HTML as

Re: show_users down?

2008-11-22 Thread Jesse Stay
Further info - so far I'm only able to reproduce it with the user guykawasaki. Other users do seem to work. Jesse On Nov 22, 2008, at 1:16 AM, Jesse Stay wrote: I'm getting the something is technically wrong error when loading show_users right now when I try to authenticate it with any

Re: show_users down?

2008-11-22 Thread Jesse Stay
, Chad Etzel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I can verify this also. Actually, it looks like you can't even see guykawasaki's twitter page.. http://twitter.com/guykawasaki he probably posted one too many alltop.com links and broke the system :) -chad On Sat, Nov 22, 2008 at 3:21 AM, Jesse Stay

Re: Incomplete list of friends being returned

2008-12-11 Thread Jesse Stay
You can fix this by reviewing each of the users - if you try to do anything with the user it returns a message saying the account is suspended. It's a pain in the neck to deal with though, and a waste of bandwidth to return those people. Suspended accounts shouldn't appear in the list of friends

Re: follow gives 401 Not Authorized

2008-12-16 Thread Jesse Stay
Scratch this - I was checking the wrong user's credentials. I know, I'm an idiot. :-) On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 12:09 AM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: I'm running a follow on behalf of a user, and I run verify_credentials for the user. It returns full credentials and the full returned

Re: a simple workaround for lack of OAuth

2009-01-02 Thread Jesse Stay
On Thu, Jan 1, 2009 at 10:44 PM, Richie rocketeer.so...@gmail.com wrote: I think it's getting more urgent day by day: http://scobleizer.com/2009/01/01/twitter-warning-your-data-is-being-sold/ Richie http://twitter.com/RMetzler It's true, OAuth doesn't really solve this problem, but the

Re: a simple workaround for lack of OAuth

2009-01-03 Thread Jesse Stay
On Fri, Jan 2, 2009 at 4:11 PM, Chris Messina chris.mess...@gmail.comwrote: On Jan 2, 11:06 am, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: It's true, OAuth doesn't really solve this problem, but the general public thinks it does. Actually, it does. With OAuth you can turn off a particular

Re: a simple workaround for lack of OAuth

2009-01-04 Thread Jesse Stay
On Sun, Jan 4, 2009 at 5:20 PM, Lachlan Hardy lach...@lachstock.com.auwrote: Those who expect OAuth to be a panacea for identity theft on Twitter simply don't understand the issues involved. Operating a modern computer involves a lot of trust - trusting applications you run on your machine,

This is why it's Urgent

2009-01-04 Thread Jesse Stay
We're on the verge of a full boycott by users on apps that take passwords. Comments like this on ChrisBrogan.com keep me up at night. There's a groundswell happening, and it doesn't look pretty. I know Twitter is working on something, I just really hope it's soon. --Jesse -- Forwarded

Re: This is why it's Urgent

2009-01-05 Thread Jesse Stay
On Sun, Jan 4, 2009 at 11:20 PM, Alex Payne a...@twitter.com wrote: Getting worked up into hysterics about boycotts is just, as security expert Bruce Schenier is fond of saying, security theater. It's the equivalent of an apartment building's tenants telling their landlord they refuse to use

Source of Direct Messages

2009-01-05 Thread Jesse Stay
In light of the current Phishing scheme, for the sake of my app and others, can Twitter include the source of the DM in the XML returned? At least this way I could start sending my App source id in the feeds so users know which apps DMs come from, and which ones are not identified. I recognize

Re: Source of Direct Messages

2009-01-05 Thread Jesse Stay
On Mon, Jan 5, 2009 at 8:22 PM, Julio Biason julio.bia...@gmail.com wrote: The source parameter means nothing. I can change Mitter to identify itself as Twiterrifc, for example. If they take a road like that, some spammer can change the parameter to, say, YOUR application and your users will

Re: Twitter badges prompting for Basic Auth login

2009-01-10 Thread Jesse Stay
IMO I'd rather you not be able to pull user information out of an existing cookie. 3rd party apps should not be able to read Twitter.com cookies, and vice-versa. There are a million security concerns about enabling anyone to access this information via cookie - I hope Twitter doesn't enable

Re: [twitter-api-announce] Putting a ceiling on requests from users and IPs on the whitelist

2009-01-20 Thread Jesse Stay
Alex, you and I have discussed this, but I still think this is a bad decision until some sort of better method is placed around getting the list of followers of a user. This basically limits how big any application on your platform can get. Right now it takes 400 requests alone to get Robert

Scoble's followers

2009-01-20 Thread Jesse Stay
Speaking of going through Scoble's followers, I'm trying to process Scoble's followers right now and keep getting a 500 server error. Sometimes it says too many Tweets, and other times it's saying something's technically wrong with the default HTML return message. I'm using our whitelisted IP and

Re: Putting a ceiling on requests from users and IPs on the whitelist

2009-01-21 Thread Jesse Stay
Alex, thanks - this is what we were looking for. In our defense, I did send you several personal e-mails and you mentioned this wasn't on your roadmap. While the limit will still eventually get us, this will get us much further. Is it necessary to implement the limit before these changes are in

Re: Scoble's followers

2009-01-21 Thread Jesse Stay
Is there any word on this? I can't figure out why this isn't working. Is there some limit we're hitting that I'm not aware of? Thanks, Jesse On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 11:36 AM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Doug, we're using our whitelisted socialtoo account, on our whitelisted IP

Re: in reply to metadata missing for manual replies

2009-01-23 Thread Jesse Stay
How about, rather than guessing which thread to link it to, if it is manually sent, create a meta tag variable that identifies that an individual has been mentioned in the Tweet. Those that want their Tweets to appear threaded can go to their preferred UI and do so, and those that don't care can

Re: Is there a way to search profile elements?

2009-01-25 Thread Jesse Stay
I think Twitter should just buy you. ;-) On Sun, Jan 25, 2009 at 11:45 AM, Damon C d.lifehac...@gmail.com wrote: Not at this time, but it is in the future plans. (unless Twitter scoops me and releases their own bio search in the near future. ;)) On Jan 23, 9:47 pm, Bill

Re: direct_messages and since variable

2009-01-28 Thread Jesse Stay
Very good to know - thanks. On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 11:43 PM, Alex Payne a...@twitter.com wrote: The since parameter only allows the caller to go up to 24 hours back in time. On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 22:36, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: I'm noticing that when your call

Re: retrieve more than 100 friends/followers per API request!

2009-02-02 Thread Jesse Stay
Even then you're going to run into some issues - Twitter only allows 20,000 requests per hour, so as your app expands, you're going to hit a limit, eventually (I know because that's the issue I'm suffering currently, as are several others on this list). Basically, the only apps excluded from this

Re: [twitter-api-announce] New API methods to retrieve social graph without pagination

2009-02-03 Thread Jesse Stay
Well done Alex. While the 20k requests/hr API limit will still limit the number of users we are able to have as we grow larger down the road, this will make a huge difference for us and let us keep growing for much longer. Also, I like that this encourages apps not to rely on the username of a

Request Limit

2009-02-07 Thread Jesse Stay
Is there a way Twitter could provide the number of requests Twitter has detected an app has used in an hour in various requests? This will make it easier to determine how close we are to hitting that limit and throttle down if necessary. Thanks, Jesse

Re: Request Limit

2009-02-08 Thread Jesse Stay
. On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 01:17, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Does that apply to the 20,000 requests per hour limit? I thought that was more geared to non-whitelisted users. Jesse On Sat, Feb 7, 2009 at 11:44 PM, Abraham Williams 4bra...@gmail.comwrote: http://apiwiki.twitter.com

Re: Request Limit

2009-02-09 Thread Jesse Stay
Thanks guys - it's good to have clarification on that. Jesse On Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 11:24 AM, Alex Payne a...@twitter.com wrote: Yes, that method works whether you're whitelisted or not. On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 14:16, Abraham Williams 4bra...@gmail.com wrote: I guess this could have been

Re: Help! Did something change with the API?

2009-02-12 Thread Jesse Stay
are our users, and those users are also Twitter users. Thanks, Jesse Stay On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 12:50 PM, Matt Sanford m...@twitter.com wrote: Hi Duane, I'm sorry you've been caught in the crossfire but until Media Temple's abuse department let's us know they've handled this we can't

Perl and OAuth?

2009-02-15 Thread Jesse Stay
Before I reinvent the wheel, is anyone working on a Perl Twitter OAuth library? Let me know and we can work together on it. Otherwise, I'll be creating my own. Thanks, Jesse

Re: Perl and OAuth?

2009-02-15 Thread Jesse Stay
You're right - I guess it doesn't have to be Twitter-specific since it's just a standard. One more reason I love Perl. :-) Jesse On Sun, Feb 15, 2009 at 9:25 AM, Cameron Kaiser spec...@floodgap.comwrote: Before I reinvent the wheel, is anyone working on a Perl Twitter OAuth library? Let

[twitter-dev] Re: social graph methods with a bit more info

2009-03-29 Thread Jesse Stay
If Twitter's going to allow this, why don't they just do it themselves and provide more accurate and up-to-date info? How often does this cache update? I'm curious how accurate and reliable this would be, since people are constantly modifying their social graph. Alex and crew have already said

[twitter-dev] Re: social graph methods with a bit more info

2009-03-30 Thread Jesse Stay
On Sun, Mar 29, 2009 at 11:41 PM, Damon Clinkscales sca...@pobox.comwrote: How often does this cache update? I'm curious how accurate and reliable this would be, since people are constantly modifying their social graph. In the case of the id/screen_name thing, the data wouldn't change

[twitter-dev] Social Graph followers/ids returns nothing

2009-03-30 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm getting this sporadically and randomly, but I was wondering if anyone else is seeing it. Occasionally I'm seeing /followers/ids return just blank results. I seem to be getting a 200 response, but nothing returned. Is anyone else seeing this? Jesse

[twitter-dev] Wrong Friends Count

2009-03-30 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm running friends/ids for the user CoffeeCupNews, and while the Twitter UI says he has 17,336 friends, friends/ids is returning 14,872 friends. Is something stuck in cache right now? Jesse

[twitter-dev] Re: statuses/replies now include mentions

2009-03-30 Thread Jesse Stay
What would be a nice addition would be the ability to have a mentions meta tag with the Tweet stating those mentioned in the Tweet. Those in the mentions meta tag don't necessarily have to be in the Tweet. Consider this similar to Facebook's tagging for photos and videos, and UIs could build

[twitter-dev] Re: statuses/replies now include mentions

2009-03-30 Thread Jesse Stay
On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 10:33 PM, Cameron Kaiser spec...@floodgap.comwrote: Yes, but it seems TMTOWTDI with RTs because I've also seen xyzpdq (via @omglol), retweet @omglol: xyzpdq, etc. There's too much variation in syntax. TMTOWTDI ?? There's More Than One

[twitter-dev] Re: Wrong Friends Count

2009-03-31 Thread Jesse Stay
Any word on this by chance? I'm seeing similar instances with others as well. Thanks, Jesse On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 5:04 PM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: I'm running friends/ids for the user CoffeeCupNews, and while the Twitter UI says he has 17,336 friends, friends/ids is returning

[twitter-dev] Re: [twitter-api-announce] API Changes for April 1, 2009

2009-04-01 Thread Jesse Stay
Does this include the Social Graph API methods? Jesse On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 6:34 PM, Alex Payne a...@twitter.com wrote: (Not an April Fool, we promise. We don't enjoy humor.) * Feature (REST API): We now return the same representation of User objects throughout the API. This

[twitter-dev] Re: API Changes for April 1, 2009

2009-04-02 Thread Jesse Stay
On Thu, Apr 2, 2009 at 12:10 AM, Damon P. Cortesi d.lifehac...@gmail.comwrote: On Apr 1, 10:15 pm, Chad Etzel jazzyc...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Apr 2, 2009 at 1:10 AM, Adrian spiritpo...@gmail.com wrote: As of right right now:http://twitter.com/users/show/bob.xml has about twice the

[twitter-dev] Re: Following/ Friend count inconsistencies

2009-04-04 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm seeing that all over the place. It's been happening for at least a week or two. Jesse On Sat, Apr 4, 2009 at 10:58 AM, Adrian spiritpo...@gmail.com wrote: online-- follows 554 people http://twitter.com/rssfriends/friends (and growing) XML-- has 508 friends:

[twitter-dev] API Slowness

2009-04-06 Thread Jesse Stay
Is anyone else seeing API slowness today? Does this have anything to do with the maintenance? @Jesse

[twitter-dev] Re: API Slowness

2009-04-07 Thread Jesse Stay
Is there an ETA on when we might see it speed up? Thanks, @Jesse On Tue, Apr 7, 2009 at 9:46 AM, Doug Williams d...@twitter.com wrote: A bit late in the conversation (but early in the AM here) to chime in but yes and yes. Doug Williams Twitter API Support http://twitter.com/dougw On

[twitter-dev] Re: lots of requests

2009-04-08 Thread Jesse Stay
Cache lots, and build out lots of servers - that's the only way to do it for now. The rate limit really sucks, especially with a slow API. Hopefully that improves as they get their infrastructure in order (how long have we been saying that?). @Jesse On Wed, Apr 8, 2009 at 10:44 AM, erdal

[twitter-dev] Re: Discrepancy in follower count

2009-04-09 Thread Jesse Stay
Ronnie, I'm showing that even #2 is different at times - what the user sees on the Web UI at times will be different than both counts. It's all very strange. @Jesse On Wed, Apr 8, 2009 at 9:54 PM, Ronnie ronniel...@gmail.com wrote: There seemed to be a discrepancy in the follower count for

[twitter-dev] Re: [twitter-api-announce] A note on our API change policy

2009-04-11 Thread Jesse Stay
Doug, can you guys do what Facebook is doing, and release it on a beta server somewhere beforehand so we can test it on our apps before you actually release it to the public? A public staging server of some sort. That will keep these surprises from happening, and we can start working out alerts

[twitter-dev] Re: StalkDaily worm - it's really spreading :)

2009-04-13 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm sure you're aware of it, but Mikeyy's back. http://twitter.com/davemorinand http://twitter.com/eldon. You guys are escaping all HTML but links, right? @Jesse On Sat, Apr 11, 2009 at 8:24 PM, Alex Payne a...@twitter.com wrote: We've been on it for some time. It's actually not really

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-14 Thread Jesse Stay
Please don't. @Jesse On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 5:24 PM, Alex aybarb...@gmail.com wrote: I'm wondering if there is a way - or if you would consider adding a way - to send a DM to all followers via the API? Obviously we could grab the followers list and iterate over it to send the DM to all,

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-15 Thread Jesse Stay
Please, if you do this, provide an opt-out so those that don't want to receive the mass dms don't have to receive them. I wish more apps would do this, for both mass-dm and auto-dm. @Jesse On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 5:58 PM, Alex aybarb...@gmail.com wrote: I understand the negative implications

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-15 Thread Jesse Stay
/09 5:31 AM, Jesse Stay wrote: Please, if you do this, provide an opt-out so those that don't want to receive the mass dms don't have to receive them. I wish more apps would do this, for both mass-dm and auto-dm. Opt-out = unfollow. Twitter's already provided the mechanism. -- Dossy

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-16 Thread Jesse Stay
Apps that provide this capability have the responsibility to let us opt-out. I don't see the problem here. If people don't want to receive DMs from your app, why should they have to. Plain and simple. I follow people not to receive marketing DMs from them, but rather so they can communicate with

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-16 Thread Jesse Stay
On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 4:00 PM, Nicole Simon nee...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 11:34 PM, guruvan guru...@gmail.com wrote: Dossy, not this doesn't work for me. I don't really a) have time or b) want to unfollow a new follower (and likely new user of twitter) because of poor

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-16 Thread Jesse Stay
On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 4:02 PM, Nicole Simon nee...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 11:59 PM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Apps have an ethical responsibility to provide opt-out, plain and simple if they're going to enable the sending of mass-DMs in any way. I didn't opt

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-16 Thread Jesse Stay
On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 4:14 PM, Nicole Simon nee...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 12:04 AM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: If you don't have the time to do it, then hire somebody to do it. Am I really hearing this right? So now *I* have to lose money because I'm getting

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-16 Thread Jesse Stay
of people? (I have heard answers from other people following large volumes, but I am curious about your use-case). -Chad On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 6:21 PM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 4:14 PM, Nicole Simon nee...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 12:04

[twitter-dev] Re: sending DM to all followers?

2009-04-16 Thread Jesse Stay
On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 4:58 PM, Chad Etzel jazzyc...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 6:53 PM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Chad, the value is 1) I get to show a token of appreciation for them following me - even if I can't listen to everyone I am at least willing

[twitter-dev] Re: API Disconnections Timeouts

2009-04-19 Thread Jesse Stay
I get it in particular on some of the really big Twitter accounts. It would be really nice to have a solution to this. All I can tell them is Twitter's broken - I hate doing that. Jesse On Sun, Apr 19, 2009 at 7:31 PM, Dossy Shiobara do...@panoptic.com wrote: On 4/19/09 8:32 PM, LeeS wrote:

[twitter-dev] Re: Sign in with Twitter

2009-04-20 Thread Jesse Stay
Was there an announcement that this was going down? I'm seeing This feature is temporarily disabled as well. Jesse On Sun, Apr 19, 2009 at 4:05 AM, Rore rotem.her...@gmail.com wrote: Any idea when authenticate url will work again? On Apr 17, 4:31 pm, Matt Sanford m...@twitter.com wrote:

[twitter-dev] This Feature is Temporarily Disabled OAuth Authenticate

2009-04-20 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm getting This Feature is Temporarily Disabled when running oauth/authenticate - is it down right now? @Jesse

[twitter-dev] OAuth and Perl

2009-04-20 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm getting 401 Unauthorized when trying to use Net::OAuth in Perl to access Twitter - it's happening in trying to swap the request token for the access token (in the second block below, from the $ua-post()). I was just wondering what the best method for debugging this would be. Here's my code

[twitter-dev] Re: This Feature is Temporarily Disabled OAuth Authenticate

2009-04-20 Thread Jesse Stay
an issue with our OAuth implementation that we're currently working to resolve. Please keep in mind that OAuth is still in beta, albeit in public data. We expect a resolution to this issue in the next 48 hours. On Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 14:55, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: I'm getting

[twitter-dev] Best way to get remaining follow count

2009-04-22 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm curious what the best way would be to get a user's remaining follow count, since they're only allowed 1,000 per day. I'd like to track this so we don't have to run it more than we have to. Thanks, @Jesse

[twitter-dev] Re: OAuth and Perl

2009-04-22 Thread Jesse Stay
for the SocialToo.com application: http://twitter.com/oauth_clients/details/61 On Apr 20, 2009, at 07:59 PM, Jesse Stay wrote: I'm getting 401 Unauthorized when trying to use Net::OAuth in Perl to access Twitter - it's happening in trying to swap the request token for the access token (in the second block

[twitter-dev] Re: Best way to get remaining follow count

2009-04-22 Thread Jesse Stay
Lovely. On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 9:13 AM, Abraham Williams 4bra...@gmail.com wrote: Nothing provided by the API. Just use $count++ on your end. On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 01:03, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: I'm curious what the best way would be to get a user's remaining follow count

[twitter-dev] Re: OAUTH Feature currently disabled

2009-04-22 Thread Jesse Stay
You guys asked for feedback on how to communicate better. I know this is in beta, but letting us know when things like this (and authenticate) go down so we're not the ones telling you would be very helpful. Thanks, @Jesse On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 10:37 AM, Doug Williams d...@twitter.com wrote:

[twitter-dev] Re: OAUTH Feature currently disabled

2009-04-22 Thread Jesse Stay
On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 1:02 PM, Dossy Shiobara do...@panoptic.com wrote: On 4/22/09 2:39 PM, Abraham Williams wrote: Wow. This list really devolves quickly when major features bork :-P Could be worse, we could be Twittering about it instead. ;-) We are:

[twitter-dev] Re: OAUTH Feature currently disabled

2009-04-22 Thread Jesse Stay
Why are we learning this from CNet? On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 1:41 PM, Pud pkap...@gmail.com wrote: Here's why it's down: http://news.cnet.com/8301-13577_3-10225103-36.html

[twitter-dev] Re: OAuth and Perl

2009-04-22 Thread Jesse Stay
Is my issue because OAuth is disabled? Just want to be sure before I look into it more (as soon as OAuth is back). Thanks, Jesse On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 1:40 AM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Matt, here's what I'm getting back: On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 9:58 AM, Matt Sanford m

[twitter-dev] Re: profile_image_url Not returning anything

2009-04-22 Thread Jesse Stay
On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 9:56 PM, Sherif sherifgmans...@gmail.com wrote: Sometimes when you make a Twitter API call, the profile_image_url does not return anything. For example. For the user: http://twitter.com/primakat The profile_image_url is

[twitter-dev] Follow Limit Issues today?

2009-04-23 Thread Jesse Stay
I'm seeing a lot of people that aren't even following 1,000 people run into limits where they can't follow any more today out of the blue. Is Twitter having issues with this right now? Thanks, @Jesse

[twitter-dev] Re: Follow Limit Issues today?

2009-04-23 Thread Jesse Stay
@ariherzog has also been having issues today without having followed many people. I've heard from several others as well, all using it legitimately. On Thu, Apr 23, 2009 at 7:31 PM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: I'm seeing a lot of people that aren't even following 1,000 people run

[twitter-dev] Re: Follow Limit Issues today?

2009-04-23 Thread Jesse Stay
Okay, you can ignore this - I know the problem now. Nothing like a thread talking to yourself. :-) (my ratio was off) On Thu, Apr 23, 2009 at 7:38 PM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Just as additional info, I got it to happen to me, after not following anyone for the day, unfollowed

[twitter-dev] Re: OAuth and Perl

2009-04-30 Thread Jesse Stay
I just wanted to bring back attention to this. Has anyone on the list gotten Twitter's OAuth to work with Perl? Care to share some code examples? Thanks, Jesse On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 1:40 AM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Matt, here's what I'm getting back: On Tue, Apr 21, 2009

[twitter-dev] Re: Passing Parameters to Callback in OAuth

2009-05-01 Thread Jesse Stay
it will be ready. Hopefully we'll be able to bring it back soon. I'll post and update to the list once I have something ready. Thanks; – Matt Sanford / @mzsanford Twitter Dev On May 1, 2009, at 2:09 PM, Jesse Stay wrote: Forgive my OAuth n00bness, but I was curious if there was a way

[twitter-dev] Passing Parameters to Callback in OAuth

2009-05-01 Thread Jesse Stay
Forgive my OAuth n00bness, but I was curious if there was a way to pass parameters that will in return get passed back to my callback URL in OAuth. For instance, I want to pass the parameters, and then when Twitter redirects back to my callback URL I want it to also pass the additional parameters

[twitter-dev] OAuth URL to Sign User Out

2009-05-02 Thread Jesse Stay
Is there a URL to send a user to to sign them out of Twitter and prompt for a new username? I want to be able to, if the user is logged into the wrong Twitter account, with one click on my site, log them out of Twitter and prompt them to re-auth (using OAuth) with a new Twitter username. Is this

[twitter-dev] Re: OAuth URL to Sign User Out

2009-05-02 Thread Jesse Stay
Awesome - someone should add that to the wiki. Thanks! On Sat, May 2, 2009 at 12:16 AM, Abraham Williams 4bra...@gmail.com wrote: This should work: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/detail?id=469 On Sat, May 2, 2009 at 01:07, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Is there a URL

[twitter-dev] Re: Planned site maintenance Friday, May 8th 2PM-3PM PST and Monday, May 11th Noon-1PM PST

2009-05-07 Thread Jesse Stay
Can you share what exactly this will affect? What symptoms will we see? Thanks, Jesse On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 4:21 PM, Doug Williams d...@twitter.com wrote: Prepare your apps! The status blog has the details [1]: We’re planning a significant database upgrade that will greatly increase

[twitter-dev] Re: Planned site maintenance Friday, May 8th 2PM-3PM PST and Monday, May 11th Noon-1PM PST

2009-05-08 Thread Jesse Stay
Am I the only one confused on what exactly this is affecting regarding the API? @Jesse On Fri, May 8, 2009 at 4:08 PM, Doug Williams d...@twitter.com wrote: The issues tell the story:

[twitter-dev] Re: Streaming API Terms Of Service change - multiple simultaneous logins discouraged

2009-05-09 Thread Jesse Stay
Not to be picky, but can we get these announcements on the twitter-announce list in the future? Who is this John and is he a real Twitter employee? On Sat, May 9, 2009 at 10:04 PM, John Kalucki jkalu...@gmail.com wrote: Note: The Streaming API is currently under a limited alpha test, details

[twitter-dev] Re: Streaming API Terms Of Service change - multiple simultaneous logins discouraged

2009-05-10 Thread Jesse Stay
. Be sure to give him a thanks if you use his stuff. Doug -- Doug Williams Twitter Platform Support http://twitter.com/dougw On Sat, May 9, 2009 at 9:51 PM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Not to be picky, but can we get these announcements on the twitter-announce list

[twitter-dev] Re: OAuth and Perl

2009-05-19 Thread Jesse Stay
...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 11:22 PM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: I just wanted to bring back attention to this. Has anyone on the list gotten Twitter's OAuth to work with Perl? Care to share some code examples? I'm using Perl's Net::OAuth heavily, but only

[twitter-dev] Re: How would I automatically DM to a person once theyve followed me?

2009-05-20 Thread Jesse Stay
Please, if you do this and allow other users to use it, enable opt-out for those that don't want to receive the auto-dms. We're going to start promoting these services that enable an opt-out for this stuff on SocialToo soon (let me know if your service provides this - TweetLater is the only one

[twitter-dev] Re: How would I automatically DM to a person once theyve followed me?

2009-05-20 Thread Jesse Stay
, May 20, 2009 at 1:56 AM, Jesse Stay jesses...@gmail.com wrote: Please, if you do this and allow other users to use it, enable opt-out for those that don't want to receive the auto-dms. We're going to start promoting these services that enable an opt-out for this stuff on SocialToo soon (let me

[twitter-dev] Re: what's the best way to replicate a twitter bot's followers list?

2009-05-22 Thread Jesse Stay
Joseph, I was told Twitter has no intentions of making this any easier. Right now we're just having to split it across multiple servers and poll regularly. It's very expensive and inefficient, but that's the only way to do it for now. I would certainly love to reduce the load though if Twitter

[twitter-dev] Enable ability to block apps via Twitter or the API

2009-05-31 Thread Jesse Stay
Not going to name names, but there are a few really noisy apps out there right now. It would be really nice if, via either the API (my preference as it would be less work on your part and fits well with my app), or the UI, you enabled users to block receiving Tweets generated from specific apps.

[twitter-dev] Re: source name has switch to web

2009-05-31 Thread Jesse Stay
http://staynalive.com/articles/2009/05/31/where-is-twitters-emergency-response-system/ @Jesse On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 4:28 PM, Peter Denton petermden...@gmail.comwrote: you're funny On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 3:27 PM, Chad Etzel jazzyc...@gmail.com wrote: Ditto.

[twitter-dev] Re: source name has switch to web

2009-05-31 Thread Jesse Stay
On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 6:06 PM, Cameron Kaiser spec...@floodgap.comwrote: http://staynalive.com/articles/2009/05/31/where-is-twitters-emergency-response-system/ This isn't exactly an emergency. It's annoying as hell, it sucks not having tracking and I hope they fix it quickly. But this

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