Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Turpial 3 Beta 1 is an open source Twitter client built with the QT libraries. Among others, it comes with support for multi-accounts which enabling the users to use multiple Twitter accounts simultaneously in the same window, a function for setting the refresh rate and filters, to eliminate the tweets you don’t want to see in the timeline. For information about the changes and enhancements brought by the latest version, see the official changelog.
In this article I will show you how to install Turpial 3 Beta on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian and KWheezy.
Because it is not available via any repository, we have to install the needed dependencies and download and install the turpial deb package, from the official site. Like this:
$ sudo apt-get install python-jinja2
$ wget files.turpial.org.ve/debian/development/python-libturpial_1.0-1~miguel1_all.deb files.turpial.org.ve/debian/development/turpial_3.0~b1%2bdfsg-1~miguel1_all.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i python-libturpial*.deb turpial_3.0*.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f
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