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Hotot won't authenticate in Ubuntu 12.04

Any idea why Hotot won't authenticate? I get this message: Can not authenticate you. Please try later. Update - it seems that no Twitter apps will work for me. Turpial can't log in either. Can ...
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gwibber twitter authorization problem

I've tried to authorize my twitter with gwibber before (I've reinstalled ubuntu because some other problem), now I can't authorize any twitter account, it just tells me "SSL is required" and I have ...
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Twitter client for Ubuntu 12.04

I'm looking for a twitter client for my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop. I know there is a way to run one in Chrome, but I want it as a seperate program. So far I have tested the following: Hotot: won't let me ...
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Twitter account management for linux - mass unfollow based on filter

I got my twitter account hacked, and thousands of spam tweets with links to dodgy websites posted, also I now follow thousands of accounts of absolute no interest to me. While I managed to find ...
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Any good tutorial install for twitter scrooge?

i need install twitter scrooge thrift code generator for java in ubuntu.i searched many places there is no good documentation for installing scrooge .please suggest me for good sites
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Twitter online accounts, is authorized and then it needs to be authorized again

I have twitter added to my online accounts and about once a day it needs to be granted access, is there any way to keep it granted always.
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Why doesn't my 'Get Location' Option work in Ubuntu?

I'm on Ubuntu Desktop OS and i frequently use Twitter to stay connected with my friends (Using Chromium). When i try to update the location, I'm presented with 'Location service unavailable' or ...
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Twitter: alt-gr takes to beggining of the line

My keyboard is set to have Alt gr (right Alt key) select third level characters. Now I mainly use Serbian keyboard and when I try to mention someone on twitter and try to type @ character I would ...
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Twitter client replacement in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise?

Gwibber in 12.04 no longer works with Twitter. (I believe because the API changed). It appears that its replacement, friends-app, cannot be installed in Precise (as per Install latest Gwibber ...
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What do you do to fix verification problem when seting up my Twitter account on Gwibber?

I have been using Gwibber for a while and liked it. I tried adding Twitter and have been stuck on the verifying part of the set up. When I log in using Gwibber and finds my account almost instantly. ...
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How to update Twidge 1.0.8 form repositories to 1.1.0 from GitHub?

I would like to install Twidge 1.1.0, but only 1.0.8 is available in repositories and this version is not compatible with new Twitter API and it's not usable anymore. 1.1.0 is available in Debian sid, ...
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Ubuntu online accounts - having trouble with twitter

I've recently started having troubles with the online accounts - specifically twitter. The "grant access" dialog appears, I enter details, and then it just re-appears, no message to say what's wrong. ...
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How can I update Gwibber to work with Twitter API v1.1?

Twitter deprecated v1.0 of their API on Tuesday and I'm curious to know if I can update Gwibber to work with the new API (given Gwibber's Twitter function has stopped working). Would appreciate some ...
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Will gwibber be fixed to work with new twitter API [closed]

Will gwibber be fixed to work with new twitter API as it was official twitter client for 12.04 LTS, or should we search for the twitter client that works with new API? The fix is here ...
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Twitter “Authentication Error” Turpial & Choqok (latest versions)

I use Turpial a lot, but Turpial isn't connecting at all. I can still connect to Twitter thru the OS app (no issues signing in through Online Accounts) and of course I can still sign in using the ...
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A strange routing problem

I built a router based on ubuntu server 13, which connect to the internet by VPN (yes, by pptp-linux). And I installed squid3 on the same server. I can visit all websites (facebook and twitter ...
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How do I set Facebook, Twitter and GMail accounts in the Ubuntu 13.04 online accounts? [duplicate]

Yesterday I updgraded my Ubuntu 12.10 to Ubuntu 13.04. I have apparently set my Twitter and my Google account (GMail, Google+, Google Docs, etc.) but I haven't could set my Facebook account. When I ...
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Authentication needed in turpial everytime I log in

I am looking for a good linux twitter client, and of all the things I tried, I liked turpial the best. Unfortunately, when I used it in 12.10, no matter what I did, I was asked to do the entire ...
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How can I use Gwibber in 13.04?

I tried to use gwibber instead of friends-app in my Ubuntu 13.04 system. I installed gwibber with sudo apt-get install gwibber The installation went fine but I can't run Gwibber with command ...
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twitter app in messaging menu

I've installed friends-app in my Ubuntu 13.04 but I can't see any twitter app icon under messaging menu. How can I get twitter app icon in messaging menu in Ubuntu 13.04?
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Problems with integrating Twitter with Friends in Ubuntu 13.04

While having no problems with the new Ubuntu 13.04 Friends app it suddenly stopped showing my Twitter feeds. It began when I started Twitter in Firefox and Ubuntu wanted to activate the Twitter ...
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ubuntu 13.04 social lens not working?

I'm not getting any results in the social lens. I have a couple of twitter accounts set up in online accounts and they seem to work ok in the friends-app but still nothing appears in the social lens. ...
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Does Gwibber/UOA auto-follow people on twitter without my permission?

Each day I gain new twitter followers whom I don't want to follow. I have to unfollow them manually. I have checked my twitter authorized apps section. Only two of them have permission. ...
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How to view twitter with empathy?

So Pidgin would have been fine except it crashes after like 1 minute of opening with the error : Segmentation fault (core dumped) also some dbus error that I can't recreate now. And Empathy is ...
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Is there any Ubuntu twitter app that handles scheduled tweets?

I'm looking for an app that can schedule tweets for future times, rather than only tweeting now, as Gwibber does. I'm looking for a native Ubuntu app because: I'd prefer using something that's free ...
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What is the best multi-account Twitter client?

I used Gwibber in the past to follow two Twitter accounts I have. To distinguish between the two, it was possible to assign a different colour to each account. Now I'm trying to use Gwibber again but ...
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Execure a random command from .txt file?

I have a Ubuntu server, and I'm trying to print a Twitter quote using the app "twidge". So I made a list of tweets on a .txt file. I want to print one tweet (per line) from that file and send it to ...
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How to log into multiple accounts in Hotot 0.9.8.10

I am using Hotot 0.9.8.10 and am un-able to figure out how to log into multiple accounts. I know it is possible, because I have heard people talking about it, but I can not seem to figure it out.
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Polly (twitter client) problem authorization

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Polly 0.93.5. Internet connection (l2tp) is established. No proxy. I can't add the twitter account. In the window "Add new account" written: Twitter did not authorize the request. ...
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Cant add facebook and twitter account in gwibber

when trying to add facebook account,im getting an error: an error occured while loading the authentication page but nothing appears on terminal and as same trying to twitter,this occurs on ...
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How do I remove the Twitter icon from indicator-messages?

Ubuntu 12.10 When I click Envelope (indicator-messages) the icons for Twitter, Майл.ру, Google+ and Unity-mail are appears. 1) Problem I need only Unity-mail linked with my Google-mail account, but I ...
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White screen for Hotot in Ubuntu 12.10 [closed]

I have got a problem when I use Hotot on Ubuntu 12.10 (GTK version). When I want to authorize Hotot to use my Twitter account, it displays me a white screen. I an it in a terminal and it displays this ...
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How to make hotot autologin and minimize on start?

Every restart I have to click 'sign in with twitter' to log in my twitter account. I read somewhere that it is possible to log in automatically but can't find out how.
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Does ubuntu have a social client faster than Gwibber?

I just installed ubuntu 12.04 and I began using Gwibber for my accounts of twitter and facebook, but it's so slow.
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How do I fix error building package on ppa, uses tweepy/quickly

I'm building an application that uses tweepy (a python library) and when I build it on my local machine it works fine. When I submit it to launchpad though, it sent me a log which has this error: ...
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Twitter client with Real Time Notifications?

Is there a Twitter client (or just a utility) that pushes real time twitter feed / mentions notifications? By real time i mean notified as soon as the tweet is posted, like what MetroTwit does in ...
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Can Twitter monitor my browsing activities when using a client like Hotot or Gwibber?

Being concerned by privacy issues when connecting to the internet, I know Twitter can monitor our activities if we don't logout and use some kind of firefox extension to prevent from being tracked. I ...
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Gwibber Twitter “Authorise” button does nothing when clicked

I've had this issue since 11.10, the authorise button literally does nothing when pressed in Gwibber so I can't add an account or anything. I am behind a proxy so I fear this may be an issue? I see ...
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Polly Messaging Menu

First, sorry for my bad english. I "updated" my pc from 11.10 to 12.04 (clean install). After the installation of Polly Twitter Client (0.93.4-0~precise1, the latest from Launchpad), its entries are ...
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Can anyone recommend twitter client that support sock5 proxy?

I have already tried gwibber,twitux, destroy twitter,smuxi,gtwitter,choqok,qwit and hotot. only hotot could configured sock5 proxy but not all traffic over sock5 (I captured packets using wireshark ...
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Twitter breaks connection in 11.04 [closed]

In Ubuntu 11.04 whenever I tried to open any Twitter page, internet connection (wireless) breaks down. After a while (about 30 seconds) connects again. It's not about browser or modem/wireless. I've ...
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New tweetdeck custom launcher to run under unity 11.10

I am looking to create a custom launcher for the new tweetdeck (which works fine under wine). I am currently just executing the script: #!/bin/bash wine ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ ...
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How do I install Polly?

So I was reading over on OMG! Ubuntu! about this new Ubuntu twitter client called "Polly", and I was wondering how to install it.
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Which open source twitter clients properly support both twitter lists and read/unread? [closed]

The client must have this feature: If I read a tweet in one list, that tweet must NOT display as unread in another list, or the main timeline. Choqok does not have this feature (yet).
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Using the terminal to update Twitter

Trying to update twitter using the terminal. curl and wget codes I have found are not working, it looks like Twitter has updated the way it authenticates, is it still possible to update Twitter from ...
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Who to follow on Twitter if you are interested in Ubuntu?

I'd like to know whom I should follow on Twitter, to get my daily dose of Ubuntu news, tips, and random bits. Which members from the Ubuntu community are active on Twitter?
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Can I receive Twitter updates without granting write permissions for my Twitter account?

I want to configure a shared computer to display public updates from a specific Twitter account and hashtag. How can I do this without having to grant Gwibber write permissions to my own Twitter ...
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Hotot Direct Messaging Issue [closed]

Everytime I DM (direct message), it gets posted in the public timeline as well. Is there a solution? I'm using hotot 0.9.6.
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Customizing API keys in Gwibber?

in Lucid when i post new status to twitter it says 'via ubuntu' instead of 'via gwibber'. i wonder where gwibber store its settings for the API keys so that i can modify it to anything i like.
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to open the Indicator Applet?

How can I get here using keyboard shortcuts?