Unofficial Debian package for Turpial 3 beta 2

Our friend Miguel Landaeta has built a new unofficial Debian package for beta 2 of Turpial 3 and fixing the dependencies issue. You can download it from our files repo: And you can check package integrity with the .sha1sum file. This package was built in Debian unstable but should be usable in testing as […]


Second beta release for Turpial 3

A little more than one week has passed since the first beta release of Turpial 3 and today, I bring to you a new beta release. This second beta release fixes the issue with the “Quit” action on the tray icon menu and remove the filter feature because it triggers some critical bugs that doesn’t […]


Unofficial Debian package for Turpial 3.0-b1

Thanks to our friend Miguel Landaeta we have unofficial Debian packages for Turpial 3.0-b1 and for libturpial 1.0. You can download them from our files repo: There, you will find .sha1sum files to verify packages integrity. This packages were built in Debian unstable but should be usable in testing as well (if not, please […]

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Happy birthday Turpial!

Four years ago, I started writing some code for a small personal project. It was a tiny desktop application that let you use your Twitter account in Linux without using a web browser. It was open source, minimalistic, functional and fast… it was Turpial. Lot of things have happened since then and, because of this […]

First beta release for Turpial 3

Some days ago I announced the ETAs for the final version of the application, and after a couple of days of delay we are ready to announce with tears in the eyes what means one of the biggest milestones for the project since the last two years: the first beta release of a new Turpial […]

Delay on beta release for Turpial 3

Almost 20 days ago I announced the estimated time of arrival of Turpial 3 and yesterday was the day planned for the first beta release. Although the feature list is ready there are a couple of details that I need to solve to don’t affect the user experience. I’ll be working hard on these stuffs […]

Call for translators for Turpial 3

Since the list of features for Turpial 3 has been finished and we are closer every day to the announced release date, I would like to invite the community to collaborate with the project translating the strings used in this new version. Translate is easy, just check the page of Turpial in transifex, select the […]

ETA for the next release of Turpial

I’ve the pleasure to announce the official ETA of Turpial 3 for November 30th, 2013. Code freeze will be on November 24th with a beta release and from this point there will be one week for testing until November 30th. If everything is OK the final release will be that day. You maybe are wondering […]

libturpial 1.0 released

After months of heavy development I’m glad to finally announce the official release libturpial 1.0. libturpial is the backend of the next Turpial version, it handles multiple microblogging protocols (Twitter and at the moment) and has support for multiple accounts and multiple columns. It is a great tool to develop automated Python scripts that […]

First beta release for libturpial 1.0

The past week I announced the frozen of libturpial, and today I proudly announce the first beta release for libturpial 1.0. After a week of tests, only was detected a minor issue fetching accounts that was fixed immediately. Everything else was working as expected. Among the changes we did are: Finished models and core documentation […]