Kurt McKee

lessons learned in production


Hey there! This article was written in 2005.

It might not have aged well for any number of reasons, so keep that in mind when reading (or clicking outgoing links!).

The Xanga Archiver

Posted 4 November 2005

I've put in some time on the Xanga Archiver, and so far it's able to generate a zip file with all of a user's public posts and the associated comments. It's still incredibly rudimentary. Special thanks to David for noticing a flaw before I published this: Xanga modified their site and broke the script.

Read more, download it, or try it out at the Xanga Archiver project page.