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Rhythmbox Twitter Plugin

This is a plugin for Rhythmbox that posts current played song title, album title and author.


You can download this project in either zip or tar formats.

You can also clone the project with Git by running:

$ git clone git://


Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) or Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat)

1. Install Python libraries

$ sudo apt-get install \
      python-httplib2 python-gconf python-gobject python-gtk2 \
      python-gnome2 python-glade2 python-twitter

2. Install this plugin

$ cd /tmp
$ wget -O dragon3-rhythmbox-twitter-plugin-1.02-0-g735bca4.tar.gz \
$ tar zxfv dragon3-rhythmbox-twitter-plugin-1.02-0-g735bca4.tar.gz
$ cd dragon3-rhythmbox-twitter-plugin-3f1b119
$ make install


1. Enable this plugin.

2. Allow this plugin access to your Twitter account.

3. Copy your PIN.

4. Input your PIN.

5. What/When you post?

If you would like to change your username ...

Open the plugin "Configure" dialog,
and push the button labeled your username.