Installation & Testing


From PyPI

$ pip install python-twitter

From source

Install the dependencies:

Alternatively use pip:

$ pip install -r requirements.txt

Download the latest python-twitter library from:

Extract the source distribution and run:

$ python build
$ python install


The following requires pip install pytest and pip install pytest-cov. Run:

$ make test

If you would like to see coverage information:

$ make coverage

Getting the code

The code is hosted at Github.

Check out the latest development version anonymously with:

$ git clone git://
$ cd python-twitter