Hey John, thanks for your detailed explanation. Another problem I'm
worry about is, although I'll run the app on my VPS and open it for
any users interested in it, I'm just a stand alone developer and don't
have a company, is my Site Streams request acceptable? Thanks.

On Tue, Sep 7, 2010 at 9:40 PM, John Kalucki <j...@twitter.com> wrote:
> This app cannot use User Streams and must only use Site Streams. User
> Streams is for desktop applications now, and soon will be available for all
> single-user-per-host applications.
> Site Streams are for all large scale integrations -- many streams to a
> single host, as Site Streams bundles multiple User Streams onto a single
> connection. To use User Streams would consume an awful lot of resources on
> both ends.
> Site Steams does and will support Home Timelines -- but we're not ready to
> beta this feature just yet due to a performance issue that we're working
> through.
>
> -John Kalucki
> http://twitter.com/jkalucki
> Twitter Inc.
>
> On Mon, Sep 6, 2010 at 11:36 PM, Rainux <rai...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Hello, I'm writing a Twitter client that acts as a XMPP bot. Users can
>> add the bot as buddy then bind their Twitter account, after that the
>> bot will use Streaming API to push home/mentions/dm and other user
>> interested stuffs to them. I found User Streams is suitable for this
>> since Site Streams not support home timeline.
>>
>> Does my app conflict with Twitter's rules about User Streams?
>>
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Rainux

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