A simple Tropo script and Sinatra application which records a podcast over the phone and then posts the mp3 to Posterous
For the server: clone this repo, copy example_posterous.yaml to posterous.yaml and edit as shown below. Push to Heroku.
For the telephony part: upload tropo.rb to Tropo, and change the URL to point to your server.
Edit posterous.yaml as shown below:
--- "0000": username: firstname.lastname@example.org password: mysecretpassword site_id: posterous_site_id
where posterous_site_id can be found by executing:
curl -u email@example.com:mysecretpassword http://posterous.com/api/getsites
- Phone the number provide by Tropo
- Listen to the prompt and enter your 4 digit PIN code
- When prompted, record your podcast and press # to post
- Tropo will send the mp3 file to your Sinatra app, which will send it to Posterous, which can autobroadcast it to the world!