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Bot Day: Script 2
#!/usr/bin/env python
# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
# Original script (kept up to date): https://github.com/robincamille/bot-tutorial/blob/master/mybot2.py
# Twitter Bot Starter Kit: Bot 2
# This bot tweets a text file line by line, waiting a
# given period of time between tweets.
# Download a Project Gutenberg "Plain Text UTF-8" file,
# open it in Notepad, remove junk at beginning,
# and replace all double-linebreaks with single linebreaks.
# Housekeeping: do not edit
import tweepy, time
from credentials import *
auth = tweepy.OAuthHandler(CONSUMER_KEY, CONSUMER_SECRET)
auth.set_access_token(ACCESS_TOKEN, ACCESS_SECRET)
api = tweepy.API(auth)
# What the bot will tweet
filename = open('twain.txt','r')
tweettext = filename.readlines()
filename.close()
for line in tweettext[0:5]: #Will only write first 5 lines
api.update_status(line)
print line
time.sleep(15) # Sleep for 15 seconds
print "All done!"
# To quit early: CTRL+C and wait a few seconds
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