Hey Alin, What do you mean by "*I authenticated, verified the credentials and ** queried*"? In this context (API call) authenticating means signing your request using OAuth. Signing-in with your account on twitter.com is a completely different thing and has no effect on your API requests.
Arnaud / @rno <http://twitter.com/rno> On Mon, Apr 11, 2011 at 12:48 PM, impeto <impet...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hey guys, > > maybe this question has been asked before, but I just joined the > group. I just ran into a little problem that threw me off. I'm > developing a website that uses the REST API extensively. The > documentation says that anonymous requests get limited to 150 requests/ > hour/IP and authenticated requests get limited to 350 requests/hour/ > user. I did the anonymous request to "account/rate_limit_status" and I > got 150; and then I authenticated, verified the credentials and > queried "account/rate_limit_status" again. Got the same result. Why is > that? When you are authenticated, aren't you supposed to get 350 back > from "account/rate_limit_status"? > > Thanks in advance. > > Alin > > -- > Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc > API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi > Issues/Enhancements Tracker: > http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list > Change your membership to this group: > http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk > -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk