Python – API.destroy_list() in Tweepy
Twitter is a popular social network where users share messages called tweets. Twitter allows us to mine the data of any user using Twitter API or Tweepy. The data will be tweets extracted from the user. The first thing to do is get the consumer key, consumer secret, access key and access secret from twitter developer available easily for each user. These keys will help the API for authentication.
destroy_list() method of the
API class in Tweepy module is used to delete a list.
Syntax : API.destroy_list(owner_screen_name/owner_id, list_id/slug)
- owner_id : ID of the owner of the list.
- owner_screen_name : screen name of the owner of the list.
- list_id : ID of the list.
- slug : slug of the list, will have to also mention ownerid/owner_screen_name.
Returns : an object of class List
Example 1 :
The list is deleted.
Example 2 : Verifying whether the list is deleted or not using the
Before using destroy_list() method The list exists. After using destroy_list() method The list does not exists.
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