Twitter modules

Dave Cross dave at
Tue Nov 10 14:59:59 GMT 2009

On 11/10/2009 02:37 PM, Andrew Black wrote:
> I would like to be able to make twitter updates from either Perl program
> or from shell.  CPAN has a very large number of modules with Twitter in
> their subject.
> From a cursorly glance Net::Twitter::Lite or Net::Twitter look
> plausabl. Does anyone have an experience that would suggest I look
> elsewhere.

Net::Twitter will do all that you want, with lots of Moosey goodness. 
Net::Twitter::Lite is the old version of Net::Twitter from before it was 
Moosed. I don't know to what extent the author is keeping ::Lite up to 
date with changes in the Twitter API. I recommend Net::Twitter[1].

If you just want a command line Twitter client, then take a look at 
App::Maisha -



[1] I use it here - which is used, 
for example, to build

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