I have just started writing a Twitter App for a small company (great
timing lol). Part of it works and part of it is down. Is there any
where else I can check to see which parts of the API are down? I have
continually checked status.twitter.com, however I want to make sure
that any errors I'm seeing currently are caused by the twitter outtage
and not my own (possibly errant) code.
Basically I'm under a deadline and if I need to contact my superiors I
want to make sure that I'm right in assuming sections of the API are
On Aug 9, 12:35 pm, Rich <rhyl...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I agree, and I know the Twitter Ops guys are probably exhausted and
> working around the clock to keep the system running. I have the
> utmost respect for it having been responsible for a website before
> that suffered from DDoS attacks on occasion.
> Twitter.com seems to be running pretty well right now, although I just
> can't get Mobile Safari to work properly with oAuth in my simulator.
> Obviously this isn't everyone as my user figures do keep going up
> which is good news.
> I would like it if there were more of a Dev API status page though
> maybe rather than the general Twitter status page.
> Occasionally my cron jobs from my whitelisted ips get blocked. I
> monitor it, and throttle the cron a bit. I was running every 5 mins,
> at the moment I've dropped it to every 10 and this exact moment I'm
> monitoring it manually as it had totally dropped for a while (although
> it seems to be connecting again now when I run it.
> I tried the 302 redirect for curl code posted but that code didn't
> actually re-post the request back to twitter for POST requests. At
> the moment my library IS using 302s for all GET requests (which
> actually is most of them!)
> On Aug 9, 5:58 pm, Terry Jones <te...@jon.es> wrote:
> > >>>>> "Stuart" == Stuart <stut...@gmail.com> writes:
> > Stuart> * I can't believe you lot don't realise that constantly demanding
> > Stuart> status updates, while certainly important to you, is little more
> > Stuart> than a distraction for those who are actually fighting the good
> > Stuart> fight.
> > I woke up this morning with the thought that the Twitter mailing list has
> > now become part of the DDoS.
> > What percentage of the people complaining loudly and increasing the general
> > stress/pressure level are actually bots? :-)
> > Terry