Drivel is a blog client for the GNOME desktop. It is designed to utilize the new features of GNOME 2.0 including GConf and GTK 2.0. Right now it supports following blogging platforms:
c) Movable Type
To install type the command as root user:
# apt-get install drivel
OR as normal user (Ubuntu Linux):
$ sudo apt-get install drivel
To use drivel type the following command:
$ drivel &
Next type username, password and select your blog software/platform.
Drivel allows you to perform most functions that are supported by the server such as posting, friends editing, friend groups, friend page checking, post editing etc. Overall it is a nice GNU/GPL tool.