What happens if you plug in your callback URL locally into a browser? Same result, or does the page successfully load?
∞ Andy Badera ∞ +1 518-641-1280 Google Voice ∞ This email is: [ ] bloggable [x] ask first [ ] private ∞ Google me: http://www.google.com/search?q=andrew%20badera On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 3:12 PM, Mike <mike_p...@hotmail.com> wrote: > > I have been developing a Twitter application for the past several > weeks and have had no problems whatsoever interfacing with the Twitter > API for authentication and updating profile settings. I am developing > this app on a shared Linux hosting plan through GoDaddy, if that makes > any difference. > > Last night, I was incorporating some URL rewriting functions into the > htaccess file and suddenly whenever I went to sign in to my app via > Twitter, the site would hang. What would happen exactly is I would > click "sign in" on my site, get redirected to Twitter to enter my > login info, and then the browser would just hang at the Twitter screen > with the message "Redirecting you back to the application". A few > minutes later, the browser would report the server dropped the > connection, or something to that effect. > > I then undid all of the URL rewriting changes to the htaccess file and > restored all of the pages to their original states (before the URL > rewriting) but this did not have any effect. I was still seeing the > same problem. I have tested this on several different browsers, all > with the same results. > > However, I am intermittently able to connect and get successfully > redirected back to my app; however, this is pretty rare. The > redirection might work 1 time out of every 8 attempts. > > I called GoDaddy and after spending a total of almost 10 minutes on > hold, the tech informed me that everything was fine with their server. > > I am using OAuth and Jason Mathai's Twitter-async PHP wrapper to > communicate with the API, which has been working great for me. > > I am about to tear my hair out over this. I really have no clue where > to begin troubleshooting. If anyone can help, I would truly appreciate > it. > > Thanks. >