RainbowStream Terminal based Twitter Client

RainbowStream is a free and open source command-line Twitter client for Linux, Windows and MacOS. It provides real time tweet stream, twitter compose, twitter search, twitter like and favorite and many more twitter services. You can access all from your terminal application. It is based on Python Twitter Tools and the Twitter API and written in Python. You can also customize its theme to change the terminal look. It is released under MIT License.


Install RainbowStream on Ubuntu Linux

You can install RainbowStream via pip (Python Package Manager). For that your need to install pip in your system first. Follow the below link to install pip on your system. If already installed in your systen, then skip it.

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How to install pip on Linux

If you are using Python 3 (default from Ubuntu 20.04 and later), then install RainbowStream via below command in terminal app (ctrl+alt+t)

sudo pip3 install rainbowstream

If you are using Python 2, the follow below command.

sudo pip install rainbowstream

After the installation you can run it via below command.


Follow and complete all steps to connect and authorize with Twitter.

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