I could be wrong. This one says old messages in general. Doesn't mention DMs. But it refers to a help post.
http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk/browse_thread/thread/f45106c15fc85849?hl=en# Let me know if this helps. Leon ________________________________ From: Hwee-Boon Yar <hweeb...@gmail.com> To: Twitter Development Talk <email@example.com> Sent: Mon, October 19, 2009 4:30:42 AM Subject: [twitter-dev] Re: XML API returning old DM timelines Which one? On Oct 19, 5:40 pm, Leon Spencer <spencer_l...@yahoo.com> wrote: > Hi. > > I think there is a similar post in the discussion. A Twitter support person > appears to have responded directly to it. > > Leon > > ________________________________ > From: Hwee-Boon Yar <hweeb...@gmail.com> > To: Twitter Development Talk <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Sent: Mon, October 19, 2009 2:36:37 AM > Subject: [twitter-dev] XML API returning old DM timelines > > I'm reposting a support email I sent to API support to see if anyone > else is facing the same issue: > > 1. Some users of SimplyTweet (iPhone app) are receiving old versions > of the DM timeline. > 2. On a related note, I seem to be having the same issue with > SimplyTweet's servers (for push notification support) using since_id > too, where I get timelines including id < X (note: older) when I set > since_id = X > > This seems to have started these 2 days. I have personally seen issue > 1 at least twice on my iPhone (Singapore). As for issue 2, the servers > are hosted with Slicehost. > > Is this a known issue? > > -- > Hwee-Boon