Followers

Extends \Joomla\Twitter\Object

Twitter API Followers class for the Joomla Framework.

deprecated
since

1.2.0

deprecated

The joomla/twitter package is deprecated

Methods

__construct

Constructor.

__construct(array &$options, \Joomla\Http\Http $client, \Joomla\Twitter\OAuth $oauth) 
inherited
since

Arguments

$options

arrayTwitter options array.

$client

\Joomla\Http\HttpThe HTTP client object.

$oauth

\Joomla\Twitter\OAuthThe OAuth client.

checkRateLimit

Method to check the rate limit for the requesting IP address

checkRateLimit(string $resource = null, string $action = null) : void
inherited
since
throws

\RuntimeException

Arguments

$resource

stringA resource or a comma-separated list of resource families you want to know the current rate limit disposition for.

$action

stringAn action for the specified resource, if only one resource is specified.

fetchUrl

Method to build and return a full request URL for the request. This method will add appropriate pagination details if necessary and also prepend the API url to have a complete URL for the request.

fetchUrl(string $path, array $parameters = null) : string
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Arguments

$path

stringURL to inflect

$parameters

arrayThe parameters passed in the URL.

Response

stringThe request URL.

getFollowerIds

Method to get an array of user IDs the specified user is followed by.

getFollowerIds(mixed $user, integer $cursor = null, boolean $stringIds = null, integer $count) : array
since

1.2.0

throws

\RuntimeException

Arguments

$user

mixedEither an integer containing the user ID or a string containing the screen name.

$cursor

integerCauses the list of IDs to be broken into pages of no more than 5000 IDs at a time. The number of IDs returned is not guaranteed to be 5000 as suspended users are filtered out after connections are queried. If no cursor is provided, a value of -1 will be assumed, which is the first "page."

$stringIds

booleanSet to true to return IDs as strings, false to return as integers.

$count

integerSpecifies the number of IDs attempt retrieval of, up to a maximum of 5,000 per distinct request.

Response

arrayThe decoded JSON response

getFollowers

Method to get an array of users the specified user is followed by.

getFollowers(mixed $user, integer $cursor = null, integer $count, boolean $skipStatus = null, boolean $entities = null) : array
since

1.2.0

throws

\RuntimeException

Arguments

$user

mixedEither an integer containing the user ID or a string containing the screen name.

$cursor

integerCauses the list of IDs to be broken into pages of no more than 5000 IDs at a time. The number of IDs returned is not guaranteed to be 5000 as suspended users are filtered out after connections are queried. If no cursor is provided, a value of -1 will be assumed, which is the first "page."

$count

integerSpecifies the number of IDs attempt retrieval of, up to a maximum of 5,000 per distinct request.

$skipStatus

booleanWhen set to either true, t or 1, statuses will not be included in returned user objects.

$entities

booleanWhen set to either true, t or 1, each user will include a node called "entities,". This node offers a variety of metadata about the user in a discrete structure.

Response

arrayThe decoded JSON response

getOption

Get an option from the Twitter Object instance.

getOption(string $key) : mixed
inherited
since

Arguments

$key

stringThe name of the option to get.

Response

mixedThe option value.

getRateLimit

Method to retrieve the rate limit for the requesting IP address

getRateLimit(string $resource) : array
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Arguments

$resource

stringA resource or a comma-separated list of resource families you want to know the current rate limit disposition for.

Response

arrayThe JSON response decoded

sendRequest

Method to send the request.

sendRequest(string $path, string $method = 'GET', mixed $data = array(), array $headers = array()) : array
inherited
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throws

\RuntimeException

Arguments

$path

stringThe path of the request to make

$method

stringThe request method.

$data

mixedEither an associative array or a string to be sent with the post request.

$headers

arrayAn array of name-value pairs to include in the header of the request

Response

arrayThe decoded JSON response

setOption

Set an option for the Twitter Object instance.

setOption(string $key, mixed $value) : \Joomla\Twitter\AbstractTwitterObject
inherited
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Arguments

$key

stringThe name of the option to set.

$value

mixedThe option value to set.

Response

\Joomla\Twitter\AbstractTwitterObjectThis object for method chaining.

Properties

options

Options for the Twitter object.

inherited
since

Type(s)

array

client

The HTTP client object to use in sending HTTP requests.

inherited
since

Type(s)

\Joomla\Http\Http

oauth

The OAuth client.

inherited
since

Type(s)

\Joomla\Twitter\OAuth