tweeper - web scraper to convert supported websites (e.g. to RSS

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name: tweeper
Package version: 0.4
Package release: 1ubuntu1
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 66 B
Download size: 12.26 KB
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tweeper is a web scraper which can be used to conveniently follow the public activity of social network users without the need to log in or even be subscribed to the social network; tweeper converts the public information to RSS so that it can be accessed and collected by a feed reader. tweeper started as the TWitter fEEd scraPER but support for other web sites has been added. The sites that tweeper is able to scrape and convert to RSS are: * * based websites, like * * * * (public pages) tweeper can be used as: 1. a command line tool; 2. a filter for feed readers; 3. a web based tool when used with a PHP-enabled web server.



    Source package: tweeper

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install tweeper deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install tweeper


    • /usr/bin/tweeper
    • /usr/share/doc/tweeper/README
    • /usr/share/doc/tweeper/TODO
    • /usr/share/doc/tweeper/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/tweeper/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/tweeper.1.gz
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/tweeper
    • /usr/share/php/tweeper/tweeper.php


    2016-04-04 - Nishanth Aravamudan <> tweeper (0.4-1ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium * Update to PHP7.0 dependencies (LP: #1565894).

    2015-09-13 - Antonio Ospite <> tweeper (0.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream release * debian/control: update the package description * debian/control: depend on php-xml-serializer * debian/copyright: update copyright years * debian/control: bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6

    2014-04-24 - Antonio Ospite <> tweeper (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream release * debian/copyright: update contact info and copyright years * debian/patches: remove all patches, all have been applied upstream * debian/control: mention that is now supported

    2014-02-12 - Antonio Ospite <> tweeper (0.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium * debian/control: update Maintainer email address * debian/patches: add a patch to support "audio/ogg" enclosures * debian/control: add missing run-time dependencies. Thanks to Anton Nesterov (Closes: #738201) * debian/control: cosmetics remove trailing spaces

    2013-11-20 - Antonio Ospite <> tweeper (0.2-2) unstable; urgency=low * debian/gbp.conf: explicitly disable pristine-tar. Thanks to gregor herrmann <> * debian/control: bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5 * debian/rules: use $(CURDIR) instead of $$(pwd) * debian/control: specify the debian package branch in Vcs-Git * debian/patches: add a fix to the man page from upstream * debian/rules: install the NEWS file as the upstream changelog * debian/docs: package also the README and TODO files * debian/control: suggest libapache2-mod-php5 or php5-cgi * debian/control: reword some list items in the long description * debian/patches: add a patch to fix the list items in the man page

    2013-11-18 - Antonio Ospite <> tweeper (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release (Closes: #729858)