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<?php
require_once('../lib/Phirehose.php');
/**
 * Example of how to update filter predicates using Phirehose 
 */
class DynamicTrackConsumer extends Phirehose
{
  
  /**
   * Subclass specific attribs
   */
  protected $myTrackWords = array('morning', 'goodnight', 'hello', 'the');
  
  /**
   * Enqueue each status
   *
   * @param string $status
   */
  public function enqueueStatus($status)
  {
    // We won't actually do anything with statuses in this example, see updateFilterPredicates() for important stuff
  }
  
  /**
   * In this example, we just set the track words to a random 2 words. In a real example, you'd want to check some sort
   * of shared medium (ie: memcache, DB, filesystem) to determine if the filter has changed and set appropriately. The
   * speed of this method will affect how quickly you can update filters. 
   */
  public function checkFilterPredicates()
  {
    // This is all that's required, Phirehose will detect the change and reconnect as soon as possible
    $randWord1 = $this->myTrackWords[rand(0, 3)];
    $randWord2 = $this->myTrackWords[rand(0, 3)];
    $this->setTrack(array($randWord1, $randWord2)); 
  }
  
}

// Start streaming
$sc = new DynamicTrackConsumer('username', 'password', Phirehose::METHOD_FILTER);
$sc->consume();
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