#1077 closed defect (fixed)

[PATCH] Twitter URL length calculated wrong

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Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: BitlBee Version: devel
Keywords: twitter Cc:
IRC client+version: Client-independent Operating System: Linux
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in some corner cases, I noticed my tweets weren't getting accepted by the server because they were too long, but bitlbee didn't reject them.

It seems this is related to

The attached patch changes the default for target_url_length from 20 to 23 (not sure if 22 or 23 would be more sensible there, your decision)

Attachments (1)

urllen.patch (795 bytes) - added by… at 2013-07-13T18:13:39Z.
URL length patch against current BZR head

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Change History (2)

Changed at 2013-07-13T18:13:39Z by…

Attachment: urllen.patch added

URL length patch against current BZR head

comment:1 Changed at 2013-07-13T18:55:48Z by wilmer

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Ah yes, I did notice that too sometimes. Thanks for figuring it out. I went for 22, since there's a snippet of code that adds 1 for https URLs already.


That's some serious innovation at Twitter again. So sick of their crap.

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