Indeed those do seem out of date, however they are mentioned here

http://dev.twitter.com/pages/auth

On Dec 8, 8:49 pm, Tim Bull <tim.b...@binaryplex.com> wrote:
> Dave-tweinds,
>
> It is mentioned in passing and buried in some documents which discuss
> the full flow, but if you're relying on Twitter's own API
> documentation (http://dev.twitter.com/doc/post/oauth/access_token)
> you'll not see a single mention of the oauth_verifier here.  Nor will
> you see oauth_callback mentioned 
> herehttp://dev.twitter.com/doc/post/oauth/request_token
>
> I think it would be more useful to the community if Twitter did a more
> complete job of describing the flow and parameters supported and
> required on each of their own end points which is where most people
> look first, even if they are implicitly supporting these parameters
> because they comply with oauth and therefore documented elsewhere.
>
> T
>
> On Dec 8, 8:07 pm, Dave-twiends <i...@davesumter.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi Tim, I'm pretty sure the oauth_verifier is documented in their
> > oAuth articles.. I'm speeking from memory here, but I'm sure I saw
> > last week when we were investigating our own oAuth issues..
>
> > But, nonetheless, you are correct, oauth_verifier should be passed
> > back every time.
>
> > Dave
> > Twiends
>
> > On Dec 8, 2:27 am, Tim Bull <tim.b...@binaryplex.com> wrote:
>
> > > There is a required OAuth parameter step which is unclearly documented
> > > by Twitter. When Twitter returns from your /oauth/authorize It returns
> > > an oauth_verifier token. Make sure that you pass this oauth_verifier
> > > token (along with the other parameters) along to
> > > your /oauth/access_token call.
>
> > > Make sure you are passing this oauth_verifier in and see how you go.
> > > I've found that if you DON'T set a callback, it doesn't enforce the
> > > verifier, but if you do, then the verifier is essential (just be aware
> > > Twitter are planning to change to always require this in the future, so
> > > it's more compliant with the spec; worth making this change regardless,
> > > a lot of Twitter libraries don't implement it).
>
> > > Hope this helps...
>
> > > Tim
>
>

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