by Brad Bollenbach
twitter_instapaper extracts links from favourited tweets and sends them to Instapaper.
Grab the gem:
$ gem install twitter_instapaper
Set it up:
$ twit_inst --configure Twitter username: 30sleeps Instapaper username: email@example.com Instapaper password: somepass Configuration saved successfully.
Then install twit_inst into your crontab:
$ crontab -e
To poll your Twitter feed every 5 minutes for new favourites:
# This is what works for my rvm-based setup! */5 * * * * bash --login -c twit_inst
twit_inst only polls your latest 20 favourites each time, so you should ensure your cron job is set at a reasonable enough interval that no favourites will be missed.
Please email any feedback or bug reports to firstname.lastname@example.org.