[CODE4LIB] Zotero COinS

2006-12-15 Thread Jay Luker
Figured I'd post this to possibly spare others some pain. I was having trouble getting Zotero to save my COinS items--not discover, just save. Like the little note icon would show up in the location bar but when I clicked it nothing got saved. Anyway, I think this is what was happening: when

Re: [CODE4LIB] executing a cgi script in the middle of a url

2007-07-31 Thread Jay Luker
See also the Options MultiViews directive in the context of a Directory. Here's a link with a description of how to implement. The example is for PHP, but it should work for .cgi scripts as well. http://www.rustyrazorblade.com/index.php/2006/10/12/nice-urls-using-multiviews/ --jay On 7/31/07,

Re: [CODE4LIB] Multiple ISBNs in COInS?

2008-02-18 Thread Jay Luker
=urn:isbn:isbn1rft_id=urn:isbn:isbn2... Also, I'd be remiss not to point you to a more authoritative list for OpenURL questions: http://listserv.oclc.org/scripts/wa.exe?A0=OPENURL. Although I'm sure there's plenty of overlap in interest/knowledge in the subject between the lists. -- Jay Luker [EMAIL

Re: [CODE4LIB] place for code examples?

2008-03-31 Thread Jay Luker
On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 12:54 PM, Ross Singer [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: What about something like the GeSHI filter module for Drupal? http://drupal.org/project/geshifilter http://www.code4lib.org/ is already running Drupal, so it'd be as simple as installing the module (although I've never

Re: [CODE4LIB] planet.code4lib.org -- 3 suggestions

2008-05-23 Thread Jay Luker
+1 here too. And -1 on the idea of requiring authors to use some kind of tag. I read the planet to find out what the code4lib people I know are up to. I don't mind that it's not all strictly related to coding, libraries and/or the number 4. --lbjay On Fri, May 23, 2008 at 12:15 PM, Kevin S.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib Logo?

2008-09-29 Thread Jay Luker
On Sun, Sep 21, 2008 at 11:40 AM, Michael J. Giarlo [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: If folks are in favor of someone in the community -- the list now has over 1,000 subscribers -- rather than a professional designing the logo, perhaps this could be a contest of sorts, much like our conference t-shirt

[CODE4LIB] New England regional code4lib gathering

2008-09-30 Thread Jay Luker
Hi gang, code4libbers in the New England area are cordially invited to express their interest in and opinions on a regional gathering, shape and size TBD. So far our motives are vague and our means are humble (a single wiki page), but you gotta start somewhere, right? If you live in the

[CODE4LIB] New England code4lib gathering

2008-10-01 Thread Jay Luker
(resending - original was rejected by listserv for being too similar to a completely dissimilar message I sent about a week ago) Hi gang, code4libbers in the New England area are cordially invited to express their interest in and opinions on a regional gathering, shape and size TBD. So far our

Re: [CODE4LIB] New England code4lib gathering

2008-10-01 Thread Jay Luker
On Wed, Oct 1, 2008 at 12:47 PM, Tim Spalding [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: In general, do members think it's best—most popular but also most productive— to meet at a *hub* or somewhere off the beaten path? If the former, it's Boston all the way, right? If the latter, Portland, Maine is a really

Re: [CODE4LIB] New England code4lib gathering

2008-10-06 Thread Jay Luker
On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 10:43 AM, Tim Spalding [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It's too bad we don't have big budgets, or we could have the New England meeting in, say, Maui. +1 In other news, a total of three people have indicated their availability so far on the When Is Good page. Is everyone being

Re: [CODE4LIB] New England code4lib gathering

2008-10-06 Thread Jay Luker
On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 12:37 PM, Edward M. Corrado [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The location effects when I am available. For instance, due to costs, if it is in Boston, I am probably never available. If it is in Western Mass, I can make it any day of the week [1], while if it is further east, I am

[CODE4LIB] Vote for NE code4lib meetup location

2008-10-10 Thread Jay Luker
It's time to do a quick vote on where we'd like to hold our first New England gathering. If you are interested in attending please cast your ballot at http://dilettantes.code4lib.org/voting_booth/election/index/5. We'll keep voting open for a few days (at least through Tuesday). You can give from

Re: [CODE4LIB] Vote for NE code4lib meetup location

2008-10-14 Thread Jay Luker
later tonight and move some of their ballot points around if it looks like a tie is in the cards. --jay On Fri, Oct 10, 2008 at 9:24 AM, Jay Luker [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It's time to do a quick vote on where we'd like to hold our first New England gathering. If you are interested

Re: [CODE4LIB] Vote for NE code4lib meetup location

2008-10-15 Thread Jay Luker
Sorry to leave you all in suspense all day. The results are in: 23 Boston, MA 18 Northampton, MA 14 Concord, NH 11 Portland, ME Michael Klein has said he will now check when a suitable space will be available at BPL. Then we'll update the WhenIsGood page and hope for some availability

[CODE4LIB] ne.code4lib.org wiki

2008-10-28 Thread Jay Luker
Our wiki page got clobbered by a spambot because I never got around to password protecting it. lbjay-- So I've slapped an http basic auth challenge in front of it for the time being. The user/pass is code4lib/code4lib. Hopefully that will be enough to thwart the bots for a little while. Maybe we

Re: [CODE4LIB] NEcode4lib: when's good for you?

2008-10-31 Thread Jay Luker
It's looking like Tuesday, Dec 9th, is going to be the best match [1]. Are we prepared to call it? I'd like to start discussing how we'd like to make productive use of our eight hours of close proximity. You have until 5pm today to voice objections. As a possible bonus, I hear the BPL is hosting

Re: [CODE4LIB] NEcode4lib meeting, Tuesday, Dec 9, 2008 @ BPL

2008-11-21 Thread Jay Luker
in lightning talk form or longer even, make it known on the wiki page: http://wiki.code4lib.org/index.php/NEC4L. --jay On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 10:22 AM, Jay Luker [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi folks, The date and location are set. Our first gathering will be in the McKim building of the Boston Public

[CODE4LIB] Lightning Talk ideas

2008-11-26 Thread Jay Luker
I know its a bit early to start thinking of these, but in the spirit of William Denton's talk proposal, What We Talk About When We Talk About FRBR, I thought I'd throw out a few title suggestions to get the ideas flowing. So Much FOAF So Close To ~/ Where I'm Context-Sensitive Searching From The

[CODE4LIB] NEcode4lib: Thanks!

2008-12-10 Thread Jay Luker
Hi folks, Big thanks to all who turned out for the 1st necode4lib gathering yesterday. Hope everybody got something useful, interesting and/or fun out of it. I for one thought it went great. We didn't do a real headcount, but it seemed we had just enough seats for the turnout: ~20-25 folks from

[CODE4LIB] Promo for free issues of PyMag or php|architect

2009-01-23 Thread Jay Luker
Hi gang, On a lark I e-mailed Doug Hellmann, EiC at Python Magazine, to ask about the possibility of a group coupon code for code4lib. Apparently we qualify. :) Here's the deal: 1) anyone who would like 3 free issues of either PyMag [1] or php|architect [2] should first create an account on the

Re: [CODE4LIB] Promo for free issues of PyMag or php|architect

2009-01-23 Thread Jay Luker
AAaaand the footnotes: [1] http://pymag.phparch.com/c/ [2] http://www.phparch.com/ [3] https://store-pymag.phparch.com/c/account/new/account/ On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 12:35 PM, Jay Luker lb...@reallywow.com wrote: Hi gang, On a lark I e-mailed Doug Hellmann, EiC at Python Magazine, to ask

Re: [CODE4LIB] Promo for free issues of PyMag or php|architect

2009-02-04 Thread Jay Luker
on the magazine site of your choice and then e-mail me with [zine] in the subject. --jay On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 12:35 PM, Jay Luker lb...@reallywow.com wrote: Hi gang, On a lark I e-mailed Doug Hellmann, EiC at Python Magazine, to ask about the possibility of a group coupon code for code4lib. Apparently

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

2009-07-23 Thread Jay Luker
I nominate Peter Moreville. I also suggest folks save their RMS love/hate for the voting booth. The man's been nominated. Let's move on. --jay

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

2009-07-23 Thread Jay Luker
On Thu, Jul 23, 2009 at 2:14 PM, Kevin S. Clarkekscla...@gmail.com wrote: Hey, I'd find it useful if people who are submitting names would also submit a brief description for your suggestion (what s/he is famous for, why s/he'd be a good keynote, etc. - I know some of you already did this)  

[CODE4LIB] Fwd: Job Opportunities at the Harvard Law Library: Digital Lab Manager and Web Developer

2009-11-03 Thread Jay Luker
FYI. -- Forwarded message -- From: Rebecca Tabasky rtaba...@cyber.law.harvard.edu Date: Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 10:43 AM Subject: Job Opportunities at the Harvard Law Library: Digital Lab Manager and Web Developer To: jobs-l...@eon.law.harvard.edu Hi all, The Harvard Law Library is

Re: [CODE4LIB] preconference proposals

2009-11-10 Thread Jay Luker
On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 10:06 AM, Dan Chudnov daniel.chud...@gmail.com wrote:  - Heckle Me, based on the example/ideas behind Chick's lightning talk last year The PDF of chick's slides is 404-ing [1]. Can someone remind me what this was about? --jay 1

Re: [CODE4LIB] preconference proposals

2009-11-10 Thread Jay Luker
Those. Slides. Don't. Help. --jay On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 10:36 AM, Tom Keays tomke...@gmail.com wrote: Bad URL there. The real one is http://code4lib.org/files/chicks-lightning.pdf (that's where all the other lightning talks were stored). t On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 10:14 AM, Jay Luker

Re: [CODE4LIB] Transport options from Charlotte to Asheville for c4l2010

2009-11-10 Thread Jay Luker
FYI, on my previous visits to Asheville I've flown into/out of Greenville, SC. It's only about 1 hr driving time, so could be worth comparing vs. Charlotte shuttles. --jay On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 11:58 AM, Kevin S. Clarke kscla...@gmail.com wrote: I wonder how many folks would be interested in

Re: [CODE4LIB] yaoss4ll

2009-12-21 Thread Jay Luker
Hi Eric, I don't see CDS Invenio listed [1]. It's an institutional repository system developed at CERN. It's an impressive piece of software, but for one reason or another doesn't seem to get much attention. I intend to give a lightning talk on it in Asheville in February. --jay [1]

[CODE4LIB] Asheville Brews Cruise details payment info

2010-02-16 Thread Jay Luker
Hi all, It is time to reveal the details about the Brews Cruise social activity planned for next Tuesday night at the Code4Lib 2010 conference [1]. Let's keep list noise to a minimum, so folks who have questions about the details, please e-mail me directly or, if it's discussion worthy, stick to

Re: [CODE4LIB] Newcomer dinner reminder

2010-02-17 Thread Jay Luker
Hi Joyce, Please join us at Salsas. They have several tasty vegetarian options. Four--oops, now two--slots left! :) --jay On Wed, Feb 17, 2010 at 11:12 AM, Joyce Chapman joyce.chap...@gmail.com wrote: I heard concerns from some vegetarians that all the slots are taken at vegetarian

Re: [CODE4LIB] Asheville Brews Cruise details payment info

2010-02-19 Thread Jay Luker
, 2010 at 4:38 PM, Jay Luker jay.lu...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, It is time to reveal the details about the Brews Cruise social activity planned for next Tuesday night at the Code4Lib 2010 conference [1]. Let's keep list noise to a minimum, so folks who have questions about the details, please e

Re: [CODE4LIB] Asheville Brews Cruise details payment info

2010-02-21 Thread Jay Luker
Thanks everyone who prepaid. I'm up to twenty now, so everyone else just have cash or a credit card on Tuesday night. --jay On Fri, Feb 19, 2010 at 12:25 PM, Jay Luker jay.lu...@gmail.com wrote: Hi again, This message is for everyone signed up for the Asheville Brews Cruise on the social

Re: [CODE4LIB] Planet code4lib - FLICKR

2010-03-02 Thread Jay Luker
-1 on removing delicious --jay On Mon, Mar 1, 2010 at 7:46 PM, Jodi Schneider jschnei...@pobox.com wrote: I appreciate having delicious in the planet. Code4Lib's usage of this is one of the few reasons I'm still using delicious (which then posts for me to pinboard.in). I'd appreciate more

Re: [CODE4LIB] Q: XML2JSON converter

2010-03-05 Thread Jay Luker
If PHP/python isn't a hard requirement, I think this would be fairly simple to do in perl using a combination of the XML::Simple [1] and JSON::XS [2] modules. In fact it's so simple, here's the code: #!/usr/bin/perl use JSON::XS; use XML::Simple; use strict; my $filename = shift @ARGV; my

Re: [CODE4LIB] Location of Code4Lib 2011

2010-03-23 Thread Jay Luker
On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 4:04 PM, phil cryer p...@cryer.us wrote: T-shirts should use one that says 'cutter' on the front, with code4lib details on the back: http://www.founditemclothing.com/t-shirts/breaking-away-cutters-shirt.html -1 I hold that movie in high reverence. Let us not bespoil it

Re: [CODE4LIB] NoSQL - is this a real thing or a flash in the pan?

2010-04-12 Thread Jay Luker
On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 12:22 PM, Jonathan Rochkind rochk...@jhu.eduwrote: The thing is, the NoSQL stuff is pretty much just a key-value store. There's generally no way to query the store, instead you can simply look up a document by ID. Schemaless != no way to query. Key-value stores,

Re: [CODE4LIB] It's cool to love milk and cookies

2010-05-03 Thread Jay Luker
I believe there is an organization called NABISCO that is working on one. --jay On Mon, May 3, 2010 at 10:40 AM, Ross Singer rossfsin...@gmail.com wrote: But is there a NISO standard for this? On Fri, Apr 30, 2010 at 7:13 PM, Simon Spero s...@unc.edu wrote: I like chocolate milk.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Twitter annotations and library software

2010-06-07 Thread Jay Luker
Hi all, I found this thread rather interesting and figured I'd try and revive the convo since apparently some things have been happening in the twitter annotation space in the past month. I just read on techcrunch that testing of the annotation features will commence next week [1]. Also it

Re: [CODE4LIB] irc back channel logs

2011-02-12 Thread Jay Luker
Hi Eric, The entire log for the conference can be accessed here: http://irc.code4lib.org/c4l11/static/logs/irclog I would have hoped that you could fetch the whole log for each day by manipulating the url, e.g., 00:00-23:59, but for some reason that's not working. :-( Interested to see what you

Re: [CODE4LIB] What do you wish you had time to learn?

2011-04-27 Thread Jay Luker
Java - yeah, i know... the syntax I got but the other bits are always flail and error. i'm missing a fundamental understanding of the tools, how to actually build, package deploy an app, how to use the IDE properly, etc NLP Python Testing ePub Tennis How to cook an eggplant so that it is edible

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2012 Seattle Update.

2011-06-07 Thread Jay Luker
Hi Anjanette, Does this mean you've settled on dates? --jay On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 1:14 PM, Anjanette Young youn...@u.washington.edu wrote: Code4Lib Seattle 2012 update.  Thanks to Elizabeth Duell of Orbis Cascade Alliance and Cary Gordon of chillco.com, we finally have a venue with adequate

[CODE4LIB] Fwd: [inspire-dev] Two CERN Fellowship for INSPIRE

2011-07-15 Thread Jay Luker
FYI Begin forwarded message: === CERN Fellowships: text mining scientific documents; author disambiguation in INSPIRE The CERN Scientific Information Service is looking for two enthusiastic and motivated developers with experience in text-mining or digital libraries, to join a dynamic

[CODE4LIB] Fwd: [inspire-dev] INSPIRE Job: Service Manager

2011-09-20 Thread Jay Luker
Forwarding this along for the benefit of anyone from a CERN member state [1] who might enjoy working at a fascinating place with crazy-smart people. I'm guessing there might be one or three of you out there. --jay [1]

Re: [CODE4LIB] two open positions at Stanford

2011-10-13 Thread Jay Luker
...or, you could look for a job that involved just writing a bunch of IRC Supybot plugins all day. ...oh wait, my sources are telling me that's what it's like working at Stanford. Nevermind! --jay On Thu, Oct 13, 2011 at 4:21 PM, Blake, Tom tbl...@bpl.org wrote: ...or, you could take

Re: [CODE4LIB] Hotel reservations...

2011-11-16 Thread Jay Luker
Maybe it's waiting for OCLC's sign-off? Can you look into this, Roy? Preish, --jay On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 11:56 AM, Elizabeth Duell edu...@uoregon.edu wrote: Please refrain from trying to make hotel reservation for about 30 minutes (8:55am Pacific time). We aren't sure why the rooms are

Re: [CODE4LIB] NEcode4lib?

2011-12-16 Thread Jay Luker
Hi Joe, I think there'd certainly be significant interest. IIRC, the few of us who organized the last one--my god, was it three years ago?--figured we'd leave it to others to step up and drive the next gathering. That clearly never happened. I'm happy to get involved again though. I may even

Re: [CODE4LIB] Obvious answer to registration limitations

2011-12-21 Thread Jay Luker
If only we could all be as lucky as Dmitri. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDIBKxh-5No --jay On Tue, Dec 20, 2011 at 12:45 PM, Nordstrom, Kurt kurt.nordst...@unt.edu wrote: I suggested that all registration for C4L should go through zoia. If you don't know who zoia is, maybe you should learn

Re: [CODE4LIB] My crazed idea about dealing with registration limitations

2011-12-22 Thread Jay Luker
I agree with Ed: I like that someone is throwing out crazy ideas. I don't particularly like this crazy idea though. If you accept that the downside to multiple tracks is fracturing of the audience/community, then I don't see how holding a 2nd clone of the conference on subsequent days gets around

[CODE4LIB] Conference IRC logs

2012-02-07 Thread Jay Luker
Hi all, Just a reminder: the #code4lib IRC channel will be logged and the logs made available for viewing at http://irc.code4lib.org at some point during or just after the conference. Keep it civil, keep it weird. thanks, --jay

Re: [CODE4LIB] Python web framework recommendations good when learning Python

2012-07-11 Thread Jay Luker
+1 for Flask. We've started using it as an upgrade over web.py for simple one-off stuff, and are also in the process of integrating it into a much larger application. i.e., it scales both ways. --jay -- ** Jay Luker Astrophysics

Re: [CODE4LIB] It's all job postings!

2012-08-02 Thread Jay Luker
I made the same observation recently but decided to simply set up a filter. Pushing the jobs postings into a separate list seems like a worse solution. --jay PS, in a big-picture sense, it seems like a good problem to have. I mean, the number of postings is really remarkable! On Wed, Aug 1,

Re: [CODE4LIB] It's all job postings!

2012-08-02 Thread Jay Luker
For those who dislike the current ratio of job postings to regular content the solution seems clear: start posting more flamewar inducing questions. It's quite easy. Allow me to demonstrate. Ruby on Rails? Blech, no thanks! --jay On Thu, Aug 2, 2012 at 10:01 AM, Kaile Zhu kz...@uco.edu wrote:

[CODE4LIB]

2012-11-27 Thread Jay Luker
This thread seems to have meandered a ways from what seemed like a perfectly good suggestion from Cynthia: that the program committee be allowed some leeway and/or encouraged to exercise some judgement with the talk selection. I don't see why a change like that necessitates a big, centralized,

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proposed Changes to Future Conference Program Choosing

2012-11-28 Thread Jay Luker
As a conference-goer I dislike the idea of limiting proposal submissions for the same reason I dislike term limits: it doesn't let *me* choose from all possibilities. The restriction cuts both ways in that it doesn't just put a limit on presenters but on my choices as well. --jay On Wed, Nov

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proposed Changes to Future Conference Program Choosing

2012-11-28 Thread Jay Luker
Just to clarify, +1 on only one accepted presentation per person -1 on only one submission per person Sorry for any confusion. --jay On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 12:00 PM, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.uswrote: On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 10:31 AM, Jay Luker lb...@reallywow.com wrote

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib 2013 location

2013-01-12 Thread Jay Luker
On Sat, Jan 12, 2013 at 9:39 AM, Esmé Cowles escow...@ucsd.edu wrote: I am personally looking forward to the walk. Though I live in Florida, I've lived in colder places and have appropriate coats, etc. And I don't have any mobility issues, and routinely walk a few miles just for fun. But

Re: [CODE4LIB] Zoia

2013-01-18 Thread Jay Luker
On Friday, January 18, 2013, Gabriel Farrell wrote: I've also been working on a new IRC bot framework in node.js called n0d3 ( https://github.com/gsf/n0d3). I introduced emerac to #code4lib as a hubot a year or so ago, and was planning to reintroduce it as an n0d3 bot at some point. Could

Re: [CODE4LIB] Zoia

2013-01-18 Thread Jay Luker
+1 for renaming @poledance to @rsinger. On Friday, January 18, 2013, Tim Donohue wrote: FWIW, there are a few zoia commands I've noticed that could come across as sexist (especially if you see Zoia as being a female bot). I don't think they are used that frequently, but I have seen:

Re: [CODE4LIB] Lib or Libe

2013-02-13 Thread Jay Luker
People, people. Can we agree that lib is simply easier to say than libe due to the shorter vowel sound? Can we also agree than the best coders are, by nature, lazy? Therefore, lib wins. All you. libe mohubs can go call the wah-wah-wahmbulance. --jay On Wednesday, February 13, 2013, Kyle

Re: [CODE4LIB] Providing Search Across PDFs

2013-02-21 Thread Jay Luker
On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 2:33 PM, Nathan Tallman ntall...@gmail.com wrote: @Péter: The VuFind solution I mentioned is very similar to what you use here. It uses Aperture (although soon to use Tika instead) to grab the full-text and shoves everything inside a solr index. The import is managed

Re: [CODE4LIB] XML Parsing and Python

2013-03-07 Thread Jay Luker
On Thu, Mar 7, 2013 at 10:49 AM, Michael Beccaria mbecca...@paulsmiths.eduwrote: I ended up doing a regular expression find and replace function to replace all illegal xml characters with a dash or something. :( A string translation map might be a better approach. Here's what I do as one

Re: [CODE4LIB] Python and Ruby

2013-07-29 Thread Jay Luker
On Mon, Jul 29, 2013 at 4:38 PM, Joshua Welker wel...@ucmo.edu wrote: And I hate Python whitespace. Ah-ha! A more paranoid pythonista than I might suspect this whole thread was simply an exercise in Ruby shilling. --jay

Re: [CODE4LIB] Job: Full-stack developer, SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System at Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog

2013-10-08 Thread Jay Luker
Just in case this slipped past anyone who might be interested... You should think about coming to work with us [1] if you... * want to be part of a small team focused on a core set of applications for a well-defined and appreciative user base! * like creating things that help people find

Re: [CODE4LIB] Job: Full-stack developer, SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System at Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog

2013-10-08 Thread Jay Luker
... [1] https://github.com/adsabs?tab=members On Tue, Oct 8, 2013 at 3:54 PM, Jay Luker lb...@reallywow.com wrote: Just in case this slipped past anyone who might be interested... You should think about coming to work with us [1] if you... * want to be part of a small team focused