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Twitter and RSS reader client for CLI

Project description

Rterm is Twitter / RSS reader client for CLI(Command Line Interface).

Rterm have been tested on Mac OS Catalina 10.15 with iTerm2.


Getting Started

Try it with:

pip3 install rterm

You can clone the git repo:

git clone
cd rterm
python3 install

You may need to get your own Twitter consumer key (API key) and consumer secret key. Go to and copy to terminal.

RSS feeds

You can add/modify RSS feeds on src/

Shortcut keys

  • [H], [?] : Help
  • [Up], [Down], [W], [S], [J], [K] : Select from list
  • [Shift]+[Up], [Shift]+[Down], [PgUp], [PgDn] : Quickly select from list
  • [Space] : Open attached image or URL
  • [O] : Open canonical link
  • [:] : Select by typing a number from list
  • [Tab], [Shift]+[Tab] : Change the category tab
  • [Q], [Ctrl]+[C] : Quit


Feel free to fork & contribute!


Rterm is released under the MIT license.

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