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Tyrs is a Twitter and client based on ncurses. It is easily configurable. It allows you all basic manipulations such as searching, directly sending a message, and mentions. Tyrs let you configure all shortcuts, colors, and more parameters.

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Recent releases

  •  05 Dec 2011 08:39

    Release Notes: In this major release, the entire interface was rebuilt with a new ncurses library urwid, which gives a better interface for the user and fewer bugs with the display.

    •  20 Sep 2011 08:08

      Release Notes: A new retweet counter, and better displays. Relative time now updates correctly.

      •  27 Jul 2011 16:44

        Release Notes: New URL shortener services have been added (, There are bugfixes with updating timelines, a logging system for better bug tracking, and some other new features.

        •  01 Jul 2011 07:52

          Release Notes: A bug was fixed to adapt to a change that Twitter made to the API, and which caused Tyrs to crash.

          •  29 Jun 2011 21:08

            Release Notes: There are many new feature in this release. It supports shortening URL services such as and There is a new filter system to get more control on tweets displayed. Lazy loading of tweets when scrolling down.


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