Twitter to XMPP (Jabber)

The other day I noticed that irssi (the IRC client I use) had a XMPP plugin. It occurred to me that since I’m on IRC a lot it would be really cool to pull microblog feeds into irssi via this plugin.

For identi.ca this was a doddle, since laconica supports XMPP natively. Twitter however . . . → Read More: Twitter to XMPP (Jabber)

Moving from svn to git

I’ve spent most of the evening trying to figure out how to use git. For a long time I’ve wanted to have the repositories for some of my personal projects available on the web. For a time I was allowing external access to my apache internal apache server, but I’m wary about that because . . . → Read More: Moving from svn to git

Multiconica update

I’ve fixed a small bug in my twitter/laconica combining script. HTML tags in tweets were being interpreted by the browser because I wasn’t escaping the < and > characters. That should be fixed now.

In addition I’ve decided to give the script a better name, from now on it will be Multiconica.

Download . . . → Read More: Multiconica update

Twitter and Laconica combined

I’ve written my first bit of javascript code. It’s designed to combine multiple twitter and laconica feeds into a single stream.

It uses jquery, so you’ll need to include that as well as this code. Then add a div with an id of “microblog”, which will get filled up with the tweets. The tweets . . . → Read More: Twitter and Laconica combined