On Mon, Jan 25, 2010 at 6:10 AM, Marco <marco.pennacchio...@gmail.com>wrote:
> Hi all,
> I know this could have been answered already, but I could not find any
> post so far.
> Does anybody has a simple shell/python/perl script to download the
> gardenhose sample continuously, in a fault tolerant way, avoiding too
> many requests (i.e. be banned).
> My idea would be to launch every say 10 minutes:
> curl http://stream.twitter.com/1/statuses/sample.json > tweets.$(date +
> but i dont know how to make it fault tolerant etc etc...
I have been using http://github.com/atl/twitstream for a while to pick up
"track" so far it has worked very well although I have to admit my current
track is very limited.
Please note that's running asnyc http which means you launch this program
and let it running.