Kurt McKee

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Articles tagged with release

listparser 0.18 | 24 April 2015

I'm pleased to announce the release of listparser 0.18!

This release simply replaces the regular expression-based RFC 822 date parser with procedural code. The package is available on PyPI.

listparser is a Python module that parses subscription lists (also called reading lists) and returns all of the feeds and …

feedparser 5.2.0 | 24 April 2015

I'm pleased to announce the release of feedparser 5.2.0!

It's available only on the Python Package Index (PyPI) as Google Code is shutting down its services. The update incorporates over two years of work and patches from multiple authors.

Some of the release highlights include what will hopefully …

Announcing feedparser 5.1.2 | 3 May 2012

Howdy everybody,

I'm pleased to announce that feedparser 5.1.2 is available for immediate download, and I want to stress the word "immediate"! This is a security release, and all users and developers are strongly encouraged to upgrade immediately.

Security fix

Yesterday while working on a character encoding bug …

Announcing feedparser 5.1.1 | 20 March 2012

I'm pleased to announce the release of feedparser 5.1.1!

This release contains a number of important changes that range from fixed crasher bugs to improved date and time string parsing. There are also some bug fixes that affect how various elements are parsed.

Unit test fixes

Several Linux …

listparser 0.16 - "Refresh" | 17 December 2011

I'm pleased to announce that a new version of listparser has been released!

The big change this release is that users can now more easily install listparser in Python 3 environments, thanks to an updated setup.py file. This is made possible by running listparser through the 2to3 tool automatically …

Announcing feedparser 5.1 | 3 December 2011

I'm pleased to announce the release of feedparser 5.1! This release
includes a boatload of bug fixes, support for Python 3.2 and partial
support for Jython, extensive unit test refactoring, and a massive
documentation conversion to ReST format. You can download the release
at one of the following …

Announcing feedparser 5.0.1 | 20 February 2011

I'm pleased to announce that feedparser 5.0.1 is now available for download!

This is a security release, and I encourage everyone to upgrade as soon as possible. Three sanitizer-related issues were fixed in this release:

  • Issue 91 (unexpected characters in XML declarations cause crashes)
  • Issue 254 (sanitization can …
Announcing feedparser 5.0 | 25 January 2011

I'm pleased to announce that feedparser 5.0 is now available for download!

New features

It's been five years since feedparser 4.1 was released, and there's been a lot of work put into it.

  • HTML5, XHTML, SVG, MathML, and CSS can now be sanitized. Sam Ruby's added a lot …