Re: [CODE4LIB] Formalizing Code4Lib?

2016-06-30 Thread Galen Charlton
Hi, On Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 5:52 PM, Galen Charlton <gmcha...@gmail.com> wrote: > - organizing itself and setting some deadlines The first meeting will take place tomorrow (1 July) at noon EDT; the agenda (which is entirely concerned with bootstrapping the IG) and a link to the Googl

Re: [CODE4LIB] "Illegal Aliens" subject heading

2016-04-18 Thread Galen Charlton
the technology, for the most part; the question is whether we have the people. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added Services Manager Equinox Software, Inc. / Open Your Library email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web:

Re: [CODE4LIB] Parsing LC call numbers?

2015-08-28 Thread Galen Charlton
, S, 4546, F, 73, 2015, 2, GRAPHICNOVELS])? This way, I could have granular control over sorting by call number. Have a look at this: https://github.com/libraryhackers/library-callnumber-lc/tree/master/python Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added Services Manager Equinox

Re: [CODE4LIB] marcxml to mrc

2015-08-27 Thread Galen Charlton
OUTPUTFILE To go from MARCXML to ISO2709 yaz-marcdump -i marcxml -o marc INPUTFILE OUTPUTFILE Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added Services Manager Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366

Re: [CODE4LIB] marcxml to mrc

2015-08-27 Thread Galen Charlton
the schema. This could be done like this: curl http://www.loc.gov/standards/marcxml/schema/MARC21slim.xsd MARC21slim.xsd xmllint --noout --schema MARC21slim.xsd INPUTFILE Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added Services Manager Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts

Re: [CODE4LIB] marcxml to mrc

2015-08-27 Thread Galen Charlton
a220 4500/leader might get yaz-marcdump to emit ISO2709 records. However, for those to be useful, you'll likely want to set positions 5, 6, and 7 in the leader to values that make sense for the type of records you're dealing with. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added

Re: [CODE4LIB] is python s l o o o w ? [resolved]

2015-05-19 Thread Galen Charlton
Jessie. In both cases, the standard json module was noticeably slower (and import _json does work). On my Debian box I also tried using simplejson directly, and it was also faster than json. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added Services Manager Equinox Software, Inc

Re: [CODE4LIB] is python s l o o o w ?

2015-05-18 Thread Galen Charlton
tried swapping in cjson and UltraJSON [1] in place of json in your Python script, and in both cases it ran rather faster. [1] https://github.com/esnme/ultrajson Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added Services Manager Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g

Re: [CODE4LIB] SIP2 to LDAP

2015-02-27 Thread Galen Charlton
/ Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Infrastructure and Added Services Manager Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web:http://www.esilibrary.com/ Supporting Koha and Evergreen: http://koha

Re: [CODE4LIB] CodeOfConduct4Lib: have a look!

2015-01-27 Thread Galen Charlton
already. As of late 2013, ALA has a code of conduct for conferences as well, e.g., http://alamw15.ala.org/statement-of-appropriate-conduct Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581

[CODE4LIB] Conference photography policy

2015-01-26 Thread Galen Charlton
attendees to ask for consent before taking photographs. [1] http://evergreen-ils.org/conference/photography-policy/ [2] https://adainitiative.org/2013/07/another-way-to-attract-women-to-conferences-photography-policies/ Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox

Re: [CODE4LIB] Conference photography policy

2015-01-26 Thread Galen Charlton
Hi, On Mon, Jan 26, 2015 at 2:00 PM, Galen Charlton g...@esilibrary.com wrote: For folks' consideration, here is a draft of the policy, which is based on the Evergreen and AdaCamp policies and adapted to C4L's needs and the feedback so far in this thread: https://gist.github.com/gmcharlt

Re: [CODE4LIB] Conference photography policy

2015-01-26 Thread Galen Charlton
to C4L's needs and the feedback so far in this thread: https://gist.github.com/gmcharlt/8546dcb0ce2af580a476 Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366

Re: [CODE4LIB] Conference photography policy

2015-01-26 Thread Galen Charlton
, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web:http://www.esilibrary.com/ Supporting Koha and Evergreen: http://koha-community.org http

Re: [CODE4LIB] Adobe privacy follow-up

2014-12-19 Thread Galen Charlton
-editions-4-0-1-round-2/ Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web:http://www.esilibrary.com/ Supporting Koha and Evergreen: http

Re: [CODE4LIB] what good books did you read in 2014?

2014-12-15 Thread Galen Charlton
this communication in error, please notify us immediately by replying to the message and deleting it from your computer. -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web

Re: [CODE4LIB] New look for Planet Code4Lib: with Dublin Core metadata!

2014-10-06 Thread Galen Charlton
creativeCommons:license elements to the feed at both the channel and item level. Looking at the one post on planet.code4lib.org that's currently displaying a DC.rights statement, it looks like it's being mapped from the /rss/channel/copyright element. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation

Re: [CODE4LIB] ruby-marc: how to sort fields after append?

2014-09-12 Thread Galen Charlton
tag order. I can't speak to the specifics, not being well-versed in Ruby, but assuming that the underlying sort is stable, you might want to use a custom comparator that leaves the relative 5XX and 6XX field order alone. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software

Re: [CODE4LIB] ruby-marc: how to sort fields after append?

2014-09-12 Thread Galen Charlton
experience do care, and even if only for the sake of inter-personal harmony, avoiding unnecessary reordering of MARC fields can be a win. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell

Re: [CODE4LIB] ruby-marc: how to sort fields after append?

2014-09-12 Thread Galen Charlton
exposure to professional catalogers. [1] http://www.snopes.com/music/artists/vanhalen.asp Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web

Re: [CODE4LIB] Barcode scanner

2014-07-01 Thread Galen Charlton
like that project is by Eric Melton from the Kirkendall Public Library; it just happens to be hosted on Google Code. Please excuse the derail, but I just wanted to attribute it correctly. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts

Re: [CODE4LIB] Does 'Freedom to Read' require us to systematically privilege HTTPS over HTTP?

2014-06-16 Thread Galen Charlton
-- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web:http://www.esilibrary.com/ Supporting Koha and Evergreen: http://koha-community.org http://evergreen

Re: [CODE4LIB] barriers to open metadata?

2014-04-29 Thread Galen Charlton
to the library) and maintaining uptime for the human users, often the convenient decision is to block the bots. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype

[CODE4LIB] SECURITY release: MARC::File::XML 1.0.2

2014-01-21 Thread Galen Charlton
parser that is configured to process external entities. The issue was reported by John Lightsey. [1] https://metacpan.org/release/GMCHARLT/MARC-XML-1.0.2 Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g

Re: [CODE4LIB] Pyromarc (Modern MARC processing in python) sprint next week

2013-10-23 Thread Galen Charlton
. However, if you're looking for folks to join in the sprint, it may help to state the license that the end result will be distributed under. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581

Re: [CODE4LIB] LibGuides: I don't get it

2013-08-13 Thread Galen Charlton
(via a paid add-on module) an XML export function. I don't know if SpringShare will also provide free one-time exports on request, but I would hope they do. Of course, even if one has the data in hand, data migrations can still take a lot of time, effort, and expertise. Regards, Galen -- Galen

Re: [CODE4LIB] Python and Ruby

2013-07-29 Thread Galen Charlton
nuts (or not, as you may be constrained by the platform preferences of your employer)), often the right language is what everybody else is using _for the projects you're working on_. In other words, it pays to be flexible and be willing to learn new languages. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton

Re: [CODE4LIB] StackExchange reboot?

2013-07-09 Thread Galen Charlton
it is better off being comprehensive (e.g., all the libraries, all the archives, all the musuems, etc.) to have as large a pool as possible, or whether having a bunch of more focused fora (e.g., the potential digital preservation one mentioned by Trevor) is the way to go. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton

Re: [CODE4LIB] StackExchange reboot?

2013-07-07 Thread Galen Charlton
of building a knowledge base would not be achievable without a recognition that it's necessarily a secondary goal. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Manager of Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366

Re: [CODE4LIB] StackExchange reboot?

2013-07-06 Thread Galen Charlton
another bite at the apple. Certainly there are a number of clones [1] that we could host, for some C4L-ish definition of the word we, which wouldn't require that we meet StackExchange's activity guidelines. [1] http://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/2267/stack-overflow-clones Regards, Galen -- Galen

Re: [CODE4LIB] Corrections to Worldcat/Hathi/Google

2012-08-28 Thread Galen Charlton
of modifying agencies (library A touched this record and is particularly good at subject analysis, so I'll grab their 650s). Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Director of Support and Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581

Re: [CODE4LIB] Corrections to Worldcat/Hathi/Google

2012-08-27 Thread Galen Charlton
good ways to calculate differences between versions of a record, and perhaps more to the point, express those in a way that's more useful to maintainers of the metadata. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Director of Support and Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email

Re: [CODE4LIB] Software/service to deal with matching up incomplete DVD/CD sets.

2012-08-23 Thread Galen Charlton
of potential users are - ACQNET-L (http://www.acqweb.org/acqnetnew) - PUBLIB (http://www.webjunction.org/documents/webjunction/PubLib_Overview.html) Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Director of Support and Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com

[CODE4LIB] Equinox job posting - Support specialist

2012-05-15 Thread Galen Charlton
but is negotiable and commensurate with experience. This position is based on Duluth, Georgia. Please send your resume, 3 professional references, and salary requirements to care...@esilibrary.com Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Director of Support and Implementation Equinox Software, Inc

[CODE4LIB] Equinox job posting - Library Data Specialist

2012-02-06 Thread Galen Charlton
. -- Galen Charlton Director of Support and Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web:http://www.esilibrary.com/ Supporting Koha and Evergreen: http://koha-community.org http

[CODE4LIB] Equinox offering two scholarships for the 2012 Code4Lib conference

2011-12-14 Thread Galen Charlton
applicants will be notified by January 5, 2012. Feel free to re-post this announcement and/or our press release (http://esilibrary.com/esi/newsitem.php?id=2182) Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Director of Support and Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g

[CODE4LIB] C4L scholarships available

2011-12-01 Thread Galen Charlton
this announcement and/or our press release (http://esilibrary.com/esi/newsitem.php?id=2182) Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton Director of Support and Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype

Re: [CODE4LIB] C4L scholarships available

2011-12-01 Thread Galen Charlton
. This does mean that in order to be considered for the scholarship, one must already be registered or on the waitlist, and the awards can only be made to individuals who have an active registration by January 5th. Regards, Galen On 12/01/2011 03:43 PM, Galen Charlton wrote: Equinox Software

[CODE4LIB] Equinox job opportunity - System Administrator

2011-11-29 Thread Galen Charlton
...@esilibrary.com with Sysadmin in the subject line. -- Galen Charlton Director of Support and Implementation Equinox Software, Inc. / The Open Source Experts email: g...@esilibrary.com direct: +1 770-709-5581 cell: +1 404-984-4366 skype: gmcharlt web:http://www.esilibrary.com/ Supporting Koha

[CODE4LIB] Equinox job posting - System Administrator

2011-10-19 Thread Galen Charlton
paid for by the company. We also offer a 401k plan with matching contributions. Salary starts at $45,000 a year but is negotiable and commensurate with experience. Please send your resume, 3 professional references, and salary requirements to care...@esilibrary.com -- Galen Charlton Director

Re: [CODE4LIB] marcxml

2010-11-11 Thread Galen Charlton
which I can't replicate in marcedit. Are there any that I've missed? As far as Perl modules are concerned, MARC::XML is a bit long in the tooth. MARC::File::XML used in conjunction with MARC::Record may give you better results. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton gmcha...@gmail.com

Re: [CODE4LIB] SIP2 SDK available

2010-11-05 Thread Galen Charlton
at https://github.com/atz/SIPServer One of the things I'd like to do for Koha RSN is to merge back its fork of OpenNCIP so that both Koha and Evergreen are using the same base codebase for SIP2 support. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton gmcha...@gmail.com

Re: [CODE4LIB] marc OSS coding efforts

2010-04-08 Thread Galen Charlton
/marctoolchanges The link for the RSS feed itself is: http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.run?_id=f13c2ebc06904437450eb6d5ed5f9931_render=rss Please drop me a line if you want your project's commit and/or release announcement feeds added and can supply an Atom or RSS feed. Regards, Galen -- Galen

Re: [CODE4LIB] planet code4lib code (was: newbie)

2010-03-29 Thread Galen Charlton
have any idea what it would actually look like? Perhaps as a sideways start we could use use the 'code4lib' tag on Ohloh to link projects together? Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton gmcha...@gmail.com

Re: [CODE4LIB] planet code4lib code

2010-03-29 Thread Galen Charlton
can snarf code for various statistical and analysis purposes. Currently it can process Bazaar, CVS, Git, Mercurial, and Subversion repos. Regards, Galen -- Galen Charlton gmcha...@gmail.com

Re: [CODE4LIB] Suggest a keynote speaker for Code4Lib 2010!

2009-07-27 Thread Galen Charlton
Hi, On Fri, Jul 24, 2009 at 1:19 PM, Chad Fennellfenne...@umn.edu wrote: I nominate Andy Lester, author of ack a grep replacement and itinerant speaker on Technical Debt and employment in the tech world.  He's a Perl guru working in the publishing indsutry.  Andy's Technical Debt lecture

Re: [CODE4LIB] Suggest a keynote speaker for Code4Lib 2010!

2009-07-23 Thread Galen Charlton
Hi, On Thu, Jul 23, 2009 at 11:11 AM, Ranti Junusranti.ju...@gmail.com wrote: I think Richard Stallman would be interesting. Just make sure somebody is ready to drag him away when his time is up. He's a, er, very passionate speaker. And particular, perhaps we can invite him without inviting

Re: [CODE4LIB] arg! classpaths!

2008-01-26 Thread Galen Charlton
You use a plain directory as a CLASSPATH component only if you intend to use .class files that has not been packaged up in a JAR. Regards, Galen Charlton [EMAIL PROTECTED] AKA [EMAIL PROTECTED]