OK. I got the point. Api to get profile_image by "http://api.twitter.com/1/users/ profile_image/USERID.xml" looks perfect. I will use this statement for DB. Then, 70 chars would be fine I think. Like, 50 chars for URL part except USERID + 20 chars for USERID = varchar 70.
Thanks a lot, yama On 5月13日, 午前12:16, Taylor Singletary <taylorsinglet...@twitter.com> wrote: > With something volatile like a URL you shouldn't make any assumptions about > its length, -- and in this case, nor should you try to derive any meaning > out of the various components of the URL path. There is technically no > maximum length to a URL, so for storage purposes I would reserve yourself > plenty of characters. > > Speculation: the numeric portion of the path appears to be epoch time in > seconds, equivalent of: "Sun May 02 16:17:07 -0700 2010 " > > We do offer an API method to determine the avatar for a user by user_id, > however you cannot use them to directly render the image -- only to resolve > a user_id to a avatar URL string. > Seehttp://dev.twitter.com/doc/get/users/profile_image/:screen_name > > @episod <http://twitter.com/episod> - Taylor Singletary > > > > > > > > On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 3:48 AM, yama <eternalsun...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hi guys, > > > I'm going to store profile image URL to DB. > > This is my image. > > "http://a0.twimg.com/profile_images/1272842227/android- > > wallpaper4_2560x1600.png" > > But, what is the max length of it? > > and what does the number, 1272842227 mean? > > > Also if possible, I'd like to get profile image by userID, > > like, on facebook i can get image by "http://graph.facebook.com/USERID/ > > picture". > > Is it possible on Twitter also? > > > Thank you, > > Yama > > > -- > > Twitter developer documentation and resources:https://dev.twitter.com/doc > > API updates via Twitter:https://twitter.com/twitterapi > > Issues/Enhancements Tracker: > >https://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list > > Change your membership to this group: > >https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/twitter-development-talk -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: https://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: https://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: https://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/twitter-development-talk