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Apache Streams (incubating) Licensed under Apache License 2.0 - http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0

twitter-history-elasticsearch

Requirements:

  • Authorized Twitter API credentials
  • A running ElasticSearch 1.0.0+ instance

Description:

Retrieves as many posts from a known list of users as twitter API allows.

Converts them to activities, and writes them in activity format to Elasticsearch.

Specification:

TwitterHistoryElasticsearch.dot

Diagram:

TwitterHistoryElasticsearch.dot.png

Example Configuration:

twitter {
    host = "api.twitter.com"
    endpoint = "statuses/user_timeline"
    oauth {
        consumerKey = ""
        consumerSecret = ""
        accessToken = ""
        accessTokenSecret = ""
    }
    info = [
        "42232950"
        "211620426"
    ]
}
elasticsearch {
    hosts = [
        localhost
    ]
    port = 9300
    clusterName = elasticsearch
    index = userhistory_activity
    type = activity
}

In the Twitter section you should place all of your relevant authentication keys and whichever Twitter IDs you want to pull history for.

Twitter IDs can be converted from screennames at http://www.gettwitterid.com

Build:

mvn clean package verify

Run:

java -cp target/twitter-history-elasticsearch-0.2-incubating-SNAPSHOT.jar -Dconfig.file=application.conf org.apache.streams.example.twitter.TwitterHistoryElasticsearch

Deploy:

mvn -Pdocker clean package docker:build

docker tag twitter-history-elasticsearch:0.2-incubating-SNAPSHOT <dockerregistry>:elasticsearch-reindex:0.2-incubating-SNAPSHOT

docker push <dockerregistry>:twitter-history-elasticsearch:0.2-incubating-SNAPSHOT

docker run <dockerregistry>:twitter-history-elasticsearch:0.2-incubating-SNAPSHOT.jar java -cp twitter-history-elasticsearch-0.2-incubating-SNAPSHOT.jar -Dconfig.file=http://<location_of_config_file>.json org.apache.streams.example.twitter.TwitterHistoryElasticsearch