Twitter bot for Chronicling America
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README.md

paperbot

These are scripts to automatically post updates to the paperbot Twitter account. They are meant as a demonstration of things you can do with the Chronicling America's public API.

Install

  1. apt install python-dev wamerican-insane libgdbm-dev libxml2-dev libxslt-dev
  2. pip install -r requirements.pip
  3. cp config.py.template config.py
  4. edit credentials in config.py
  5. ./headline.py
  6. ./retweet.py
  7. ./batches.py
  8. run them from cron

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