intelmq.bots.collectors.twitter package


intelmq.bots.collectors.twitter.collector_twitter module

Twitter Collector Bot

Extracts tweet_text from tweets and follows urls in supported_sources. Url text and tweet text are sent separately.

param feed - feed name

type feed - feed name


param tweet_count

int default 20

param target_timelines

comma separated screen_names of users whose timelines are followed

param follow_urls

comma separated screen_names of tweeters for which it is allowed to follow urls, currently extraction only from pastebin is supported

param include_rts

bool default False (include retweets)

param exclude_replies

bool default True

param timelimit

int default 84400s, how far to the past do we accept tweets?

param Api login data

consumer_key consumer_secret access_token_key access_token_secret

To get api login data see:


alias of intelmq.bots.collectors.twitter.collector_twitter.TwitterCollectorBot

class intelmq.bots.collectors.twitter.collector_twitter.TwitterCollectorBot(bot_id: str, start: bool = False, sighup_event=None, disable_multithreading: Optional[bool] = None)

Bases:, intelmq.lib.mixins.http.HttpMixin

Collect tweets from given target timelines

access_token_key: str = ''
access_token_secret: str = ''
consumer_key: str = ''
consumer_secret: str = ''
default_scheme: str = 'http'
exclude_replies: bool = False
follow_urls: str = ''
get_text_from_url(url: str) str
include_rts: bool = True
target_timelines: str = ''
timelimit: int = 86400
tweet_count: int = 20

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