tweetpts Bringing back twitter on terminal Mohan R Ilugc

Why Twitter? Why C? Where it started?

Plain-text with Curl and good old times Oauth – Authentication mechanism Callback URL and difficulties OOB – Out of band Authentication

Libs Used in tweetpts liboauth – Oauth library libcurl – http swiss army knife libglib – life becomes easy with GString libreadline – where your input matters Finally libc – for filename expansion

Demonstration Time

So, how it works? Creating access_token and access_secrets Signing URLs using these keys Communicating with Twitter using cURL Processing outputs from twitter with GMarkupParser

Finally twitter is back in terminal !! Thank You git :

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