Currently it's still slug. It hasn't been updated yet. When it is
updated it will for some period of transition accept a slug or an id
but eventually support for the slug in the url will be removed
entirely.

On Sun, Nov 1, 2009 at 2:14 AM, Rich <rhyl...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Can we get some form of confirmation on the list slug/id issue.  At
> the moment calling by ID doesn't work anyway so it's only using the
> slug.
>
> My preference would be to allow either (in a similar way to the other
> REST api's where you can use user id or screenName)
>
> On Oct 31, 10:04 pm, twittelator <and...@stone.com> wrote:
>> :user/lists/subscriptions.:format
>>
>> gets the lists that the user has subscribed to.
>>
>> Andrew Stone
>> Twitter / @twittelatorhttp://www.stone.com
>> got iPhone?
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>>
>> On Oct 30, 5:00 am, "David Neubauer" <davidneubauer.gro...@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>
>>
>> > Has any figured out how to get a the lists I'm subscribed to. I didn't
>> > realize how much I'd want this part of it. Please say it's coming...
>>
>> > -----Original Message-----
>> > From: twitter-development-talk@googlegroups.com
>>
>> > [mailto:twitter-development-t...@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Jeremy Felt
>> > Sent: Thursday, October 29, 2009 8:16 PM
>> > To: Twitter Development Talk
>> > Subject: [twitter-dev] Re: Updates to the List API (list descriptions,
>> > cursoring lists of lists, finding by list id rather than slug & more
>> > consistent names)
>>
>> > It appears that user/lists.xml only shows lists that are created by
>> > the user and not those that they follow.
>>
>> > Any change coming to that or am I missing a way to see all lists that
>> > a user follows?
>>
>> > Thanks,
>> > Jeremy
>>
>> > On Oct 28, 3:00 pm, Marcel Molina <mar...@twitter.com> wrote:
>> > > Two additions and two changes to the List API will be deployed in the
>> > > next few days:
>>
>> > > * List descriptions
>> > > We're adding a description to every list. You'll be able to specify a
>> > > description when you create or update a list and the description will
>> > > be included in the payload.
>>
>> > > * Cursoring through lists of lists
>> > > All resources that return a list of lists will include next and
>> > > previous cursors and will accept a :cursor parameter.
>>
>> > > * Finding by list id rather than slug
>> > > When you change the name of a list, the slug will be updated to
>> > > reflect that change. That means using the slug in the url for
>> > > resources to operate on lists requires the onerous task of validating
>> > > that the slug for the list you are about to do something with hasn't
>> > > been updated since the last time you stored its slug. What a nightmare
>> > > :-)
>>
>> > > Every list also has an id. This value won't change. We'll be changing
>> > > the API to replace all instances of a list slug in urls to be list ids
>> > > instead.
>>
>> > > * Consistent names
>> > > The terminology we've used thus far for people you follow with a list
>> > > is members. The terminology for people who are following a list is
>> > > subscribers. We're going to mirror the terminology used for users and
>> > > change it to followers and following respectively.
>>
>> > > So:
>>
>> > > /:user/lists/:list_id/memberships becomes /:user/lists/:list_id/followers
>>
>> > > /:user/lists/:list_id/subscribers becomes /:user/lists/:list_id/following
>>
>> > > As we deploy these changes we'll send out a heads up on the dev list
>> > > and @twitterapi.
>>
>> > > --
>> > > Marcel Molina
>> > > Twitter Platform Teamhttp://twitter.com/noradio
>



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