Couldn’t find a script to update my Jabber/XMPP vCard photo (a/k/a avatar), so I wrote one. It requires xmpppy (a/k/a python-xmpp). It should work with gTalk, but I have not tested it. Credit to pastebin for some code snippets. Hope this saves someone some time and effort. #!/usr/bin/python ”’vcard.py – Update your XMPP vcard photo… Continue reading XMPP vCard Python Script
Ah… feels so good to scratch that itch. Python, nntp, twitter, xmpp.
After a fairly testy exchange at BearHugCamp this morning among Steve Gillmor, Dustin Sallings (twitterspy and IdentiSpy bot creator), a few audience members and the guys at Twitter, Alex Payne actually gave a very clear statement about the lengths to which Twitter was willing to go to aide developers in building upon and extending Twitter.… Continue reading Twitter-Speak at BearHugCamp
Jesus, my head hurts. I setup xmpppy on my box, thinking I could quickly set up a bot to run as one of my Google Apps for Domains users. I’ve spent about six or seven hours (off and on) getting this to work, though, because the documentation from Google about setting up my DNS configuration… Continue reading XMPP and Google Apps for Domains