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Update twitter with Perl

Terminal - Update twitter with Perl
perl -MNet::Twitter -e '$nt = Net::Twitter->new(traits => [qw/API::REST/], username => "YOUR USERNAME", password => "YOUR PASSWORD"); $ud = $nt->update("YOUR TWEET");'
2010-06-16 19:46:05
User: dbbolton
Functions: perl
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Update twitter with Perl

Requires Net::Twitter. Just replace the double quoted strings with the appropriate info.

Alternatives

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Terminal - Alternatives
curl -u username:password -d status="blah blah blah" https://twitter.com/statuses/update.xml

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What others think

These wont work for long as Twitter mandates OAuth end of this month. Use http://www.supertweet.net/ for simple scripts like that. And the curl command needs -H 'Expect:'

Comment by chx 267 weeks and 2 days ago

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