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Twitter user stream API is no more available. The WMEmojiBot needs a new way of listening to tweet events
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see : details and what to expect from the twitter api deprecations
so the bot will have to check for tweets every given period before making a reply to any tweet noticed, that has not gotten a reply yet. Basically the bot need some twitter api functions updates.

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rosalieper triaged this task as Medium priority.Sep 10 2018, 10:34 PM
rosalieper created this task.

[off-topic] Hmm, where are issues about the Emoji Twitter bot tracked? Is there a dedicated project in WM Phabricator? Or is it at https://github.com/rosalieper/twitter-bot/issues ? :)

There is not a project for it (yet). There could be. @rosalieper what do you think?

rosalieper added a comment.EditedSep 13 2018, 5:12 PM

@ArielGlenn sounds good. I will then go on and request one hope there is no issue with that @Aklapper?

rosalieper added a comment.EditedDec 3 2018, 6:47 PM

As twitter User stream API is no more available. The new API is AAAPI (Account Activity API) and can be used with a premium account (Free sandbox). Which twitter approved. The account name is "Wikimedia" and the development environment name is "dev". the bot/app name has not change : WMCommonsEmojiBot