So in case, if I have 20K users and I have to, say track 60K keywords for them + also have to follow all of them. I should be applying for 2 higher access accounts one for track predicates and other for follow predicate. Does this make sense?
Thanks, Alam Sher On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 8:44 AM, John Kalucki <j...@twitter.com> wrote: > This technique works for updating any filter predicate. The count parameter > should work on a shadow account. It won't work on a default access account. > We have a number of very large integrations using this technique with > Birddog access -- it should scale down to Shadow access just fine. > > The documentation makes it clear which cases are supported and which ones > are not: http://apiwiki.twitter.com/Streaming-API-Documentation#count > > The count parameter isn't supported on track streams for computational > complexity reasons, and it isn't supported on the default access role for > policy reasons. > > > -John Kalucki > http://twitter.com/jkalucki > Infrastructure, Twitter Inc. > > > > On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 2:31 PM, Jonathan Strauss < > jonat...@snowballfactory.com> wrote: > >> On Feb 24, 2:06 pm, John Kalucki <j...@twitter.com> wrote: >> > The documentation should be pretty clear on this topic. One main >> connection, >> > and perhaps an auxiliary connection to manage query velocity. >> >> Hey John, >> >> Do you recommend this kind of 2 connection setup for updating our user >> list when using the follow predicate? >> >> We've been trying unsuccessfully to use the count parameter when >> reconnecting to add new users to our follow list. I've found several >> oblique mentions of the count parameter only working in some cases, >> but no specifics on how or why. >> >> We currently have shadow role access for the TweetPo.st app. We're >> trying to update our Streaming API connection when new users signup >> for TweetPo.st without losing tweets for existing users during >> reconnect. Any suggestions on the best way to do this would be greatly >> appreciated. >> >> Thanks! >> -jonathan >> >> ===== >> Jonathan Strauss, Co-Founder >> http://snowballfactory.com >> >> Campaign tracking for social media - http://awe.sm >> A smarter way to update Facebook from Twitter - http://tweetpo.st >> Sharecount button for Facebook - http://www.fbshare.me >> > > -- _______________ Alam Sher Khan +92 331 505 5549