Hi Adam, I'm taking a look and will get back to you with findings. This is certainly an odd case that shouldn't generally happen.
Thanks, Taylor On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 4:22 PM, Adam Fortuna <adamjfort...@gmail.com>wrote: > A user recently joined our system that ran into a bit of a problem. > It seems like there are multiple accounts with the same screen name, > but with different IDs. Here are the two accounts in question for > this. > > view-source:http://api.twitter.com/1/users/show.xml?id=34455954 > view-source:http://api.twitter.com/1/users/show.xml?id=34456073 > > This resulted in them having multiple accounts in our system. It seems > like when they signed up for our site on 6/16 it used the 34455954 ID, > but now it's using the 34456073 ID. Any idea what could cause > something like this? I was initially thinking they just changed > usernames around (which is what usually happens when they try to > switch accounts not knowing things are tied to an ID), but in this > case it's the ID that's different and the screen name that's the same. >