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What is the best way of mirroring twitter accounts?

I found a couple of art accounts on twitter I like. I want to move them into a single mastodon account.

Right now I'm in depths of writing bot converting between nitter rss and Mastodon.py.

The only downside -- I can't find a way to mirror threads in nitter rss.

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Apparently running your own nitter instance is the way of browsing twitter for the enlightened.

Nitter project -- github.com/zedeus/nitter

Docker container -- hub.docker.com/r/zedeus/nitter

I found **some** usefulness in twitter, but I just don't want to feel anxiety every time I open it.

Apparently I need to find just the right hack to get access to a simulacrum of twitter api that is not actually twitter api, because twitter api sucks.

nitter_scraper -- nitter-scraper.readthedocs.io/

Looks like a good candidate, but the number of abstraction layers used to make this work, makes my head spin.

Best way of mirroring twitter accounts 

@avolkov don't.

Mastodon has a very different culture than twitter.
Plus conversations are fragmented.

Personally I avoid people who use mastodon only as an "audience extension" for their twitter.
#mastodon #twitter

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@saxnot I found several art accounts that post art every so often.
Sometimes there are threads on explaining art.

I believe this is an acceptable user case.

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@avolkov ah ok so it's not about your own account but for these read-only accounts like @archillect.

Perhaps the users/admins of botsin.space can help with figuring out which software stack to run.
cc @lain
cc @shiro

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