The server enters each username and password, so is the current way to
have me go get the initial token then afterward have the server use
the token programmaticly?

On Sep 4, 2:18 am, Matt Harris <thematthar...@twitter.com> wrote:
> Hey Cradash,
>
> Where do the username and password come from that you use?
>
> If they are entered by a user you can handle the OAuth flow at that
> time. Once you have an OAuth user token and secret it does not expire
> and will continue to work until either the user revokes access to the
> application, or the applications keys are changed. This means that
> when you have the user token and secret you store that instead of the
> username and password, and use those details to make requests to the
> API.
>
> There is more information about converting Basic to OAuth on our
> developer resources site:
>    http://dev.twitter.com/pages/basic_to_oauth
>
> Hope that helps,
> Matt
>
>
>
> On Thu, Sep 2, 2010 at 4:57 PM, Cradash <rand...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Yes, but I have not found a way  to have the server go out with the
> > consumer Key/secret then get the id # programmaticly, that's what I
> > was looking for.
>
> > On Sep 3, 9:44 am, Taylor Singletary <taylorsinglet...@twitter.com>
> > wrote:
> >> Each Twitter feed in this case is a "user".
>
> >> On Thursday, September 2, 2010, Cradash <rand...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > Unfortunately that is not an option for us as we have no 'users'. We
> >> > have a server that gleans information then posts it into twitter
> >> > feeds, allautomated.
>
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