[Loadstone] online tools

Elliott Barnes elliottabarnes at googlemail.com
Sun May 16 11:14:04 BST 2010


Hi,
Yes; your previous e-mail made sence. I'll have a little play around
with it. My point though was even if this method does work now, when
Twitter enable their O-auth system next month, I'm guessing this tool
will be useless anyway, is this correct?

On 16/05/2010, Sean Randall <seanr at randylaptop.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Perhaps I was unclear.  I hacked it up to tweet from my own account, simply
> as a quick fix to use whilst I'm away.
>
> To get it to work for anyone else you'd have to encode the username and
> password in the Online Tool's URL field, though even with that there are
> privacy issues, as wel as the fact that you have to slave the message text
> out to an input control on a web page because there's no input function in
> Loadstone.  No criticism intended - just working with what's there.
>
> Sean.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com
> [mailto:loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com] On Behalf Of Elliott Barnes
> Sent: Sunday, May 16, 2010. 09:07 AM
> To: loadstone at loadstone-gps.com
> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] online tools
>
> Hi Sean,
> Would you be able to give us the URL of this script so that we can also use
> it? I assume it's quite a simple script, but I'm guessing it won't work
> after O-Auth is implimented?
> Thanks.
>
> On 15/05/2010, Sean Randall <seanr at randylaptop.com> wrote:
>> Milos,
>>
>> I don't know quite how the developers intended the tools to work,
>> though you can pass Loadstone variables to the URL and get the
>> resultant output in your browser (or, presumably given the new mime
>> type integration, into Loadstone almost directly).
>>
>> Because I've had little time to play with it and am going on Holiday
>> for a week I thought I'd hack myself a quick "online tool" to tweet
>> whilst adding geo coordinats.  These are just normal tweets with
>> latitude and longitude included.
>>
>> I did it in PHP on the server end and passed out the info from
>> Loadstone with the end of my URL being something like
>> twitter.php?lat=${gpslatitude}&long=${gpslongitude}
>>
>> I don't know of any Loadstone-specific tools up there and ready for
>> use yet, though I'm sure there'll be some.  There are other online
>> services that can make use of specific lat and long data - some of the
>> APIs at geonames.org, for instance.
>>
>> Forgive any errors, been out and busy so not perhaps on a level with
>> all the docs.
>>
>> Sean.
>>
>> ________________________________
>>
>> From: loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com
>> [mailto:loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com] On Behalf Of Milos Przic
>> Sent: Saturday, May 15, 2010. 06:51 PM
>> To: loadstone at loadstone-gps.com
>> Subject: [Loadstone] online tools
>>
>>
>>    Hi all, what are exactly the online tools? As there is no data by
>> default, and one can insert whatever website wants, how to import the
>> maps directly to the loadstone from some sites?
>>           Miloš Pržic
>> msn: milos.przic at gmail.com
>> skype: Milosh-hs
>>
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