2005 Blog Entries
libextractor 0.5 Released
Version 0.5 adds a Python binding! libextractor is a library used to extract meta-data from files of arbitrary type. It is designed to use helper-libraries to perform the actual extraction, and to be trivially extendable by linking against external extractors for additional file types.
Speaking at Inaugural Meeting of the FXBG ZPUG
I will be previewing the Selenium / Zelenium talk I plan to present at the Plone Symposium in New Orleans.
Python Secret Weblog: lxml 0.6 released
lxml is an alternative, more Pythonic binding for the libxml2 and libxslt XML processing libraries. lxml 0.6 contains important bugfixes, in particular better namespace support while handling attributes, as well as a fix for what turned out to be totally broken behavior for etree.tostring(). An upgrade is recommended.
Julien Anguenot and the folks at Nuxeo have announced a new collaboration site for a community-drive Zope3 ECM project.
Invited to EuroPython 2005
Paul Everitt has invited me to be a keynote speaker for the Zope track at this year's EuroPython conference.