Bot::BasicBot::Pluggable::Module::TwitterFriendsStatus - Echo Twitter comments


This document describes Bot::BasicBot::Pluggable::Module::TwitterFriendsStatus version 0.0.4


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    my $thing = ModuleName->new;


This module adds the ability for Bot::BasicBot::Pluggable IRC bots to check for comments posted to Twitter for a list of users and echo them into a channel.


!twitterauth <username> <password>

This results in the bot authenticating with Twitter using an account that it will ping for friend status. This authentication is stored and should not have to be re-entered once added.

twitter add <username>

Adds a Twitter user to the list of users that the bot should follow.

twitter remove <username>

Removes a users from the list of users the bot is following.


Gryphon Shafer <>

David Precious <>

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Thanks to Larry Wall for Perl, Randal Schwartz for my initial and on- going Perl education, Damian Conway for mental inspiration, Sam Tregar for teaching me how to write and upload CPAN modules, and the monks of PerlMonks for putting up with my foolishness.


Copyright (c) 2008, Gryphon Shafer <>. All rights reserved.

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