Hey Gary, I think you mean the search API but i'm not sure.
If you can provide an example of the request you are making to the API, the response (as search changes quickly) and the ID you then use for since_id i'll take a look and check what's happening. Best, Matt On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 4:45 AM, Gary <gbre...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi, > > I've got a question about since_id and if it actually works. > > The API states - > > since_id: returns tweets with status ids greater than the given id. > > > So when I get a list of 100 twitter messages, I store the maximum id > in that group, which I get from the id property after stripping out > "tag:search.twitter.com,2005:" and use that id for my since_id the > next time I run the query. The problem is I've noticed I get back id's > that I've already seen in previous requests when using since_id. It is > fine for me I just ignore them I just thought I'd bring it to the > attention of you guys, unless I've misinterpreted this functionality. > > > Thanks, > > Gary > > -- Matt Harris Developer Advocate, Twitter http://twitter.com/themattharris