Direct messages have no concept of threading and in_reply_to_status_id will be ignored. To send a DM use direct_messages/new.
Abraham On Sun, Aug 2, 2009 at 13:35, Duane Roelands <duane.roela...@gmail.com>wrote: > > The direct_messages/new request does not accept any sort of "in-reply- > to" parameter. Am I correct in assuming that a reply to a direct > message is sent as a normal status update via statuses/update (with > in_reply_to_status_id set and the username in the text). > > Does Twitter know that in_reply_to_status_id was a direct message and > send the reply as a direct message? > > How do I ensure that a reply to a direct message is correctly sent as > a direct message? -- Abraham Williams | Community Evangelist | http://web608.org Hacker | http://abrah.am | http://twitter.com/abraham Project | http://fireeagle.labs.poseurtech.com This email is: [ ] blogable [x] ask first [ ] private. Sent from Madison, Wisconsin, United States