Tweet - A simple Twitter desktop client
Tweet is a desktop client for the Twitter web service. The Twitter web service is described as:
Twitter is for staying in touch and keeping up with friends no matter where you are or what you’re doing. For some friends you might want instant mobile updates - for others, you can just check the web. Invite your friends to Twitter and decide how connected you want you to be. -- from http://twitter.com
In short, is a web-based SMS-like service.
Tweet is a client written to read your friends' status and update your own without using a web browser.
Tweet homepage is available at http://live.gnome.org/Tweet
Tweet depends on:
- GLib >= 2.16
- JSON-GLib >= 0.6
- Clutter >= 0.6.2
- ClutterGtk >= 0.6.1
- ClutterCairo >= 0.6.1
- libsoup >= 2.4.1
- GTK+ >= 2.12
And has a soft requirement on:
Tweet is based on, and provides for third parties, a GObject-based library for reading and updating the Twitter status; the library is installed and it is available so that other applications can integrate with it.
Se the INSTALL file.
Main repository is at http://github.com/ebassi/tweet/
You can clone it using
git clone git://github.com/ebassi/tweet.git
Copyright and Licensing
Tweet is released under the terms of the GNU General Public License, version 3 or, at your option, any later version.
Twitter-GLib is released under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License version 2.1 or, at your option, any later version.
Tweet and Twitter-GLib are Copyright (C) 2008 Emmanuele Bassi.