pidgin-twitter is a Pidgin plugin which provides a lot of useful features to the users who use pidgin as a front for Twitter and similar services.
pidgin-twitter supports Twitter, Wassr, identi.ca, jisko, and friendfeed now.
Here are some key features of "pidgin-twitter":
- display user icon (size configurable)
- translate sender's name and @< username > to link to the user's home
- play sounds for specific senders/recipients
- show letter counter on the format toolbar
- filter messages from specified users
- Twitter specific:
- get/post Twitter statuses via API
- reply/favorite/retweet/quote tweet functionalities
- translate #< search tag > to link to the search query
- escape pseudo commands like "w"
- suppress oops message return
- Wassr specific:
- Translate #< channel name > to link to the channel
- identi.ca specific:
- Translate #< tag > to link to the tag