You need to use OAuth to use the Twitter API. Having users enter a username and 
password to gain an OAuth token is achieved via xAuth which is a special type 
of OAuth flow that requires approval for your app from Twitter.

On 8 Jun 2011, at 17:12, shamm wrote:

> Hi,
> I am trying to create a Twitter application using C++, that could send
> tweets. I need a custom login where users could actually enter there
> own usernames and password to login thus send tweets thereafter.
> I have googled and found out about twitcurl, but yet i was unable to
> send tweets with it. Is there any example where i could use in order
> to send a tweet (with custom login) ?
> at the moment i am clueless i have been searching for this for the
> past 2 weeks.
> Help appreciated.
> regards
> shamm

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