Tweet from Terminal to twitter !

curl -u yourusername:yourpassword -d status=?Your Message Here? https://twitter.com/statuses/update.xml
Tweeting from terminal to twitter accounts..

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2009-08-06 09:31:53

What Others Think

Works great when the status is enclosed in inverted commas instead of question marks. Out of curiosity, are there any security hazards of your password being compromised when tweeting this way? The only obvious way I can think of is when someone is looking over your shoulder!
DeusExMachina · 518 weeks and 6 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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