Arg. This is what I get for not checking the configuration each time. Yes,
it's currently set to send a newline every 30 seconds.
On Sat, Feb 20, 2010 at 8:45 PM, Marc Mims <marc.m...@gmail.com> wrote:
> * John Kalucki <j...@twitter.com> [100220 20:24]:
> > A 45 second period of inactivity is not unusual when following just 100,
> > even 100,000 users. The keep-alive newlines are only sent once every 10
> > minutes. You should not reconnect so aggressively.
> I can certainly set the time out to 10 minutes. I'm seeing newlines in
> the stream every 30 seconds, except for rare occasions. I understood
> those to be keep-alive packets. Apparently they are not and should not
> be relied on?