Sorry, an error in phrasing. It was previously mentioned that this change was pending. We had not previously announced a date for the change.
Normally, we prefer to provide more advance notice where possible, but I'm letting you all know immediately after our operations team informed me that it was necessary to make this change on Friday. On Wed, Sep 9, 2009 at 12:13, Hwee-Boon Yar<hweeb...@gmail.com> wrote: > > May I know when and where was it mentioned that it will be > artificially increased this coming Friday? > > -- > Hwee-Boon > > On Sep 10, 2:49 am, Alex Payne <a...@twitter.com> wrote: >> As mentioned previously, the Twitter operations team willartificially >> increase the maximum status ID to 4294967296 this coming Friday, >> September 11th. This action is part of routine database upgrades and >> maintenance. >> >> If your Twitter API application stores status IDs, please be sure that >> your datastore is configured to handle integers of that size. Thanks. >> >> -- >> Alex Payne - Platform Lead, Twitter, Inc.http://twitter.com/al3x > -- Alex Payne - Platform Lead, Twitter, Inc. http://twitter.com/al3x