Okay, great.

When we say a default access account or elevated access is "TOO FULL". Does
that mean, we have started getting rate limit messages in stream? Or it is
something else?


Thanks,
Alam Sher

On Sat, Feb 27, 2010 at 2:31 AM, John Kalucki <j...@twitter.com> wrote:

> The elevated access account can reconnect much less frequently by adding
> new predicates to a default access stream that cycles based on demand. When
> the default access account cycles, very little data will be lost, as it
> receives a small fraction of your total feed. Once the default access
> account is too full, the elevated access account can be restarted with the
> current predicates.
>
>
> -John Kalucki
> http://twitter.com/jkalucki
> Infrastructure, Twitter Inc.
>
>
> On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 12:25 PM, Alam Sher <alamshe...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Sorry, but exactly this portion of the documentations goes above my head.
>>
>> Can you please explain a bit more to me how a default access account can
>> be used along with the elevated access account to minimize the data loss?
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Alam Sher
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 7:15 PM, John Kalucki <j...@twitter.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Yes, this is indeed what you should be doing. If you have a low tolerance
>>> for data loss, you will then use a total of four accounts: 2 elevated and 2
>>> default access accounts. If you can tolerate a few missing tweets on each
>>> reconnect, you can just use the two elevated accounts.
>>>
>>> -John Kalucki
>>>
>>> http://twitter.com/jkalucki
>>> Infrastructure, Twitter Inc.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 2:06 AM, Alam Sher <alamshe...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> 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,
>>>>
>>>> On Feb 25, 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 Kaluckihttp://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
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
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