That makes sense to me but that's not supported at this time from my
On Aug 11, 5:04 pm, Jacky <jaga...@gmail.com> wrote:
> No he means each source is a user and has its own account, and
> authorizes the single app for separate access tokens..
> However, my question is, is not having aliases a btter solution for
> this? In other words, on user having several aliases, each alias being
> permitted to get separate access tokens for the same app?
> On Aug 11, 1:58 pm, Skygazer <marc.bouc...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi Taylor,
> > Ok, but how do you get an access token/access token secret for the
> > other account without creating a new app?
> > On Aug 11, 3:49 pm, Taylor Singletary <taylorsinglet...@twitter.com>
> > wrote:
> > > Hi Marc,
> > > In this case, instead of using the username/password of a different
> > > account
> > > while making a request, you would use an access token/access token secret
> > > belonging to a different account. You don't need to create separate
> > > applications for each account, but you need to authorize the application
> > > to
> > > act on behalf of each account.
> > > If you don't want to implement the OAuth flow to acquire access tokens in
> > > your application, you can use another application or library (such as my
> > > OAuth Dancer athttp://github.com/episod/oauth-dancer) to secure the access
> > > tokens, then port them over to your "proper" application.
> > > Taylor
> > > On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 12:37 PM, Skygazer <marc.bouc...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > My company has several news sites and each has one or more Twitter
> > > > accounts depending on the topic. I've created a new app using OAuth
> > > > and PHP to post our news stories automatically as they are published.
> > > > Previously with basic authentication I would just pass the username
> > > > and password etc. to get the story posted. But now I'm wondering, do I
> > > > need to create a new app for every Twitter account we have? Or can I
> > > > post to our accounts with the one app I created with its keys and
> > > > tokens? And if I can use just the one app, how do I post to the other
> > > > accounts? The app was created on our primary Twitter account.
> > > > Thanks
> > > > Marc
> > > > PS I already have the OAuth and PHP code working for our primary
> > > > Twiter account.