Re: [CODE4LIB] Is there a utility to open a folder of many pdfs and determine if each one will open? (eom)

2009-01-29 Thread Posthumus, Etienne
Your question reminded me that I wanted to do something similar for a pile of PDFs from our institutional repository. So I made a small script in Python that can do this, using the Python module from: http://pybrary.net/pyPdf/ You can then put the following in a script: (mind the indentation)

Re: [CODE4LIB] Dutch Code4Lib

2009-01-22 Thread Posthumus, Etienne
While the enthusiasm is fantastic, I would like to say: Hold your horses folks!. Let's see if there is any animo for local people over here to attend a few regional things and get some momentum going before we can even think of organising a conference. That being said, if we ever do get a

[CODE4LIB] Dutch Code4Lib

2009-01-21 Thread Posthumus, Etienne
At various tech related library gatherings here in the Netherlands there have been discussion about setting up a regional Code4Lib (or something similar) So as a start, if there any subscribers on this list who are in the vicinity of Netherlands/Belgium and interested, please give me a shout. We

Re: [CODE4LIB] Open Library API

2008-06-06 Thread Posthumus, Etienne
David wrote: The problem is that for the two programming languages I use, Java and PHP the variable name key~ and $key~ is illegal, and I believe that is the case for most programming languages. Thus, in this PHP class (an its Java analog) would fail at compile / parse time: snip Note that