A free, open-source, and multi-platform twitter client for the desktop!

View the Project on GitHub Tristan971/Lyrebird

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Reasoning :

There are currently no effective Twitter clients on Windows and Linux. The goal of Lyrebird is to fix this, support macOS, and remain fully open-source.

Hopefully this works out.

How to get it


Recommendations :

Build it yourself


First (in project folder) : $> mvn clean install -DskipTests

Then any of the following (in Lyrebird/lyrebird folder):

What does it look like?

Screenshot of current version

Current state of development:

Can I contribute?

Please do!

It should be fairly easy to understand the general idea of the back-end model for any seasoned Java developer with some Spring Framework experience.

For the UI/JavaFX model a lot of the work is delegated to a JavaFX framework called EasyFXML which you can read about here.