Yep that's still possible, so request 20... it's very unlikely you'd
get 5 or less for a count of 20

On Dec 7, 12:07 pm, L0rdJ <dolgushev.ser...@gmail.com> wrote:
> But if count 10 will return only 4 tweets? :)
>
> On 7 дек, 13:36, Scott Wilcox <sc...@dor.ky> wrote:
>
> > Use a count of 10 and trim on your end.
>
> > On 7 Dec 2010, at 11:29, L0rdJ wrote:
>
> > > Hi Taylor,
> > > But how can i get for example last 5 user`s tweets (without the
> > > retweets)?
>
> > > On 6 дек, 17:50, Taylor Singletary <taylorsinglet...@twitter.com>
> > > wrote:
> > >> Hi L0rdJ,
>
> > >> This is how the Twitter REST API count parameters work -- they are 
> > >> "hopeful"
> > >> counts -- you won't get more than the count specified but you may get 
> > >> less.
> > >> This is one reason you see many web-based Twitter clients utilize a 
> > >> "More"
> > >> button approach rather than paged results. It's best to focus less on the
> > >> literal count of results that you get back and instead on the content.
>
> > >> TaylorOn Mon, Dec 6, 2010 at 4:37 AM, L0rdJ <dolgushev.ser...@gmail.com> 
> > >> wrote:
> > >>> I found a bug in the Twitter API, but i can`t find where i can report
> > >>> in, so i decided report it to this group, with hope that somebody help
> > >>> me :)
>
> > >>> Seems like when i`m setting "count" parameter for statuses/
> > >>> user_timeline API call, but i`m not setting "include_rts" parameter.
> > >>> Returned statuses are limited including retweets. But retweets aren`t
> > >>> displayed.
>
> > >>> So if i have
> > >>> 1. some tweet 1
> > >>> 2. retweet to some tweet 1
> > >>> 3. retweet to some tweet 1
> > >>> 4. some tweet 2
> > >>> 5. some tweet 3
> > >>> ....
>
> > >>> and i`m trying to get statuses/user_timeline with count = 3, and
> > >>> disabled include_rts. I got:
> > >>> 1. Some tweet 1
> > >>> Instead of
> > >>> 1. Some tweet 1
> > >>> 2. Some tweet 2
> > >>> 3. Some tweet 3
>
>

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