Re: [CODE4LIB] Posting the conference video?

2007-03-09 Thread Joe Hourcle
) - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] E-Resource Access Management Services

2007-03-23 Thread Joe Hourcle
the library which is focused on user access and management of online resources services. Um ... I don't focus on print resources, as I don't have any. However, I don't know if I count as a 'library', either. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] not munging reply-to (was Re: [CODE4LIB] E-Resource Access Management Services)

2007-04-02 Thread Joe Hourcle
, and strip the 'reply-to' header off: http://derickrethans.nl/the_entertainment_value_of_replyto_headers.php If procmail isn't the default for local mail delivery, and you're on a unix (or similar) system, you can adjust your .forward file to execute procmail. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] Server logs as tag clouds

2007-05-09 Thread Joe Hourcle
, and HTTP_REFERER if it's a remote search engine that linked to you. Both values can't be trusted. In this particular case, I probably wouldn't try a fully automated approach -- I'd generate the page, but require someone to manually verify it before it got posted. - Joe Hourcle (insert some statement here

[CODE4LIB] For those at the ALA conference ...

2007-06-26 Thread Joe Hourcle
Here are the details on the local ASIST get-together on Wednesday. (you'll actually have to RSVP, though ... and to the e-mail address below, not to me) - Joe Hourcle -- Forwarded message -- Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 14:33:03 -0400 From: Higgins, Karen B. [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [CODE4LIB] the journal presence in online databases

2007-07-16 Thread Joe Hourcle
. Actually, I'm interested in the FRBR work on aggregates, as I don't think the relationships for collected works (eg, serials) are as well defined in FRBR, and it's more difficult to browse at the collected level, and then find the individual works (articles) of interest. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] The path to becoming a Web guru?

2007-07-24 Thread Joe Hourcle
to solve with knowledge that I'll take away from the class). Books work for answering some of the smaller questions, but I don't get the same sort of alternate perspective into the problem that I do from classes. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] I'm leaving the libraries... what about this community?

2008-01-04 Thread Joe Hourcle
still need to update it, so there's a mention that there's more info in the notes field) As for is this a good place to hang out? Sure, I do -- most of the problems are similar, and you can take ideas that come from one field and see how you can apply it to yours. - Joe Hourcle Principal

Re: [CODE4LIB] facebook

2008-01-07 Thread Joe Hourcle
a little bit of extra effort if someone were to take a brute-force approach to get account information. (not that they would, but you never know). I'd be interested to know if anyone sees any flaws with my logic and/or has an alternate solution. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] protocol for obtaining holdings not on/from OCLC

2008-01-16 Thread Joe Hourcle
. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] protocol for obtaining holdings not on/from OCLC

2008-01-17 Thread Joe Hourcle
of what you're returning in response to a 'holdings' request, or the response isn't meaningful ... which you had already stated, and I probably just confused the matter further, but was agreeing with you. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] perl6

2008-01-21 Thread Joe Hourcle
programming) I'm planning on taking it slow ... I'm not going to instantly convert over my existing code ... especially not the main library I work on, which is multiple thousands of lines. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] perl question

2008-01-22 Thread Joe Hourcle
at -e line 1. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] Restricted access fo free covers from Google :)

2008-03-18 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Tue, 18 Mar 2008, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: Wait, now ALL of your clients calls are coming from one single IP? Surely that will trigger Googles detectors, if the NAT did. Keep us updated though. I don't know what Peter's exact implementation is, but they might relax the limits when they see

Re: [CODE4LIB] LibraryThing JSON API

2008-03-25 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Tue, 25 Mar 2008, Jay Roos wrote: Whenever I decide whether to link from our catalog to something external, I always want to know how I bring the patron back once they've found something they're interested in. Do you have or have you considered a way to close the loop and bring someone who

Re: [CODE4LIB] KR (was: Gartner on OSS)

2008-03-31 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 31 Mar 2008, Ed Summers wrote: On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 1:12 PM, Dr R. Sanderson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: my poor mailbox ;) I now open up discussion of real smtp clients, and the pros/cons of mail filtering ... Lets just get this all out of our system :-) [trimmed] PSS is it

Re: [CODE4LIB] Exporting RSS Source from a Blog

2008-05-06 Thread Joe Hourcle
it.) - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] marc records sample set

2008-05-09 Thread Joe Hourcle
for code4lib to host, too. OpenLibrary has other datasets that you might be able to use / combine / whatever to meet your requirements: http://openlibrary.org/dev/docs/data - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] looking for Thesaurus management software

2008-05-13 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Tue, 13 May 2008, Boheemen, Peter van wrote: I am looking for code for lib :) We want to implement thesaurus management software. Up untill now we have worked with home grown stuff, but we did not really maintain a thesaurus, since we build on an existing one and our major work was to

Re: [CODE4LIB] Open Source Repositories

2008-05-16 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 16 May 2008, Carol Bean wrote: I am being a little lazy here, hoping someone else might have already been there, done that. A friend wrote: many of the Open Source applications I tried to build needed lots of little bug fixes from the original source code to get them working. I'm

Re: [CODE4LIB] Open Source Repositories

2008-05-16 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 16 May 2008, Brenner, Aaron L wrote: To add to Joe's OS-specific list: http://www.sunfreeware.com/ is the place for the Solaris version of what Carol's message describes. Sorry -- I got tied up in package manager type programs ... Aaron's right -- Sun Freeware is probably a better

Re: [CODE4LIB] free movie cover images?

2008-05-19 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 19 May 2008, Gavin Spomer wrote: Interesting thread topic. There's a donationware application for Macs called Fennel DVDManager (http://dvdmanager.free.fr/) that will download cover artwork from IMDB and Amazon. Wonder if they're doing it legally? You could also sniff the traffic to

Re: [CODE4LIB] Managing Library Alerting Services [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

2008-05-23 Thread Joe Hourcle
-f- in your .forward to make use of it. If you're running a Windows varient for a mail server, or don't have access to the mail server to install filters ... I'd probably try using fetchmail to pull the mail to a server where I could then reprocess it. - Joe Hourcle Principal Software Engineer

Re: [CODE4LIB] Unix training options?

2008-06-13 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 13 Jun 2008, Cindee Phillips wrote: Hello all, I realize this is a bit off-topic for this list, but I'm hoping someone might have some advice or recommendations for me concerning Unix training. [trimmed] I learn pretty well on my own (I figured out by myself most of the basic Unix

Re: [CODE4LIB] Unix training options?

2008-06-16 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 16 Jun 2008, Cloutman, David wrote: I would add to absolute must-know commands: It might be more useful to look up 'unix command reference' (or 'solaris command reference' as appropriate) on your favorite internet search engine. which - This will tell you where the binary file

Re: [CODE4LIB] ssh tunneling through a mysql dsn

2008-06-25 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 25 Jun 2008, Eric Lease Morgan wrote: On Jun 25, 2008, at 11:21 AM, Nate Vack wrote: $ ssh -T -L 3306:mysql.example.org:3306 [EMAIL PROTECTED] $ mysql -h mysql.example.org Yeah -- this is (probably) the way you want to do it, though. You'll need to: * Set up SSH keys such that

Re: [CODE4LIB] implementing cool uris in java

2008-07-03 Thread Joe Hourcle
if ( request.getPathInfo ) parse_path_info() else set_defaults() ... And you don't need regular expressions for processing the PATH_INFO -- as it's positional just take the string, and split on '/', and assign them to whatever the corresponding named parameter is. - Joe

Re: [CODE4LIB] slider

2008-07-17 Thread Joe Hourcle
/examples/script.aculo.us/ ... And not quite a slider, but similar -- a toolkit for making timelines in JavaScript: http://simile.mit.edu/timeline/ (I've been using it to visualize event catalogs -- it helps to spot parsing errors when events are abnormally short / long) - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] what's friendlier less powerful than phpMyAdmin?

2008-08-10 Thread Joe Hourcle
as they consume cpu and memory or cause unnecessary disk IO. - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] Simulating off-campus for testing

2008-09-17 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 17 Sep 2008, Chris Gray wrote: There are a number of services we offer that behave differently for off-campus users vs. on-campus users (based on IP address) and testing both behaviors is difficult while sitting on-campus. I'm looking for an easy, reliable, and secure way to do this.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Javascript trees

2008-11-05 Thread Joe Hourcle
://bassistance.de/jquery-plugins/jquery-plugin-treeview/ Also, I've never used it, but Dojo has a tree widget, too: http://dojotoolkit.org/book/dojo-book-0-9/part-2-dijit/advanced-editing-and-display/tree http://dojotoolkit.org/2008/02/24/dijit-tree-and-dojo-data-dojo-1-1-model - Joe

Re: [CODE4LIB] Linux Public Computers - time and ticket reservation system

2009-01-05 Thread Joe Hourcle
probably a closer fit to what you're trying to do) - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] multimedia carrier vocabulary?

2009-01-14 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 14 Jan 2009, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: The Getty terms do seem to be more or less what I'm looking for, under information artifacts by physical forms. I'm not sure if I can re-use them without a license from them though? And oddly it breaks things into different hiearchies than I

Re: [CODE4LIB] perl wrapper for yaz-marcdump [resolved]

2009-02-02 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 2 Feb 2009, Eric Lease Morgan wrote: On 1/30/09 4:39 PM, Jay Luker jay.lu...@gmail.com wrote: $r = do { local $/; C }; Explained here: http://www.perlmonks.org/?node_id=287647 As long as I can afford the RAM (a batch of MARC records might be 10's or 100's of megabytes in size),

Re: [CODE4LIB] extra computers

2009-03-17 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Tue, 17 Mar 2009, Eric Lease Morgan wrote: How do y'all suggest I put to good use the increasing number of extra computers I have lying around my house? You would think I was starting a computer museum with the number of decommissioned computers I have at home. A few Macintoshes and a

Re: [CODE4LIB] Something completely different

2009-04-06 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Sun, 5 Apr 2009, Peter Schlumpf wrote: [trimmed] I want to get back to simple things. Imagine if there were no Marc records. Minimal layers of abstraction. No politics. No vendors. No SQL straightjacket. What would an ILS look like without those things? Sometimes the biggest prison

Re: [CODE4LIB] Something completely different

2009-04-06 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 6 Apr 2009, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: Joe Hourcle wrote: Perhaps a slightly different perspective on looking at requirements: What should be easier to do, but is a pain currently? My answers to that won't point to a more simplified data structure I think some are hoping

Re: [CODE4LIB] can code4lib survive Oracle's takeover of Sun?

2009-04-20 Thread Joe Hourcle
(must?) reject the merger. - Joe Hourcle Principal Software Engineer Solar Data Analysis Center Goddard Space Flight Center [insert disclaimer here about these being personal comments, and not those of my company or place of work]

[CODE4LIB] What do we call it? (was: Serials Solutions Summon)

2009-04-21 Thread Joe Hourcle
repositories of similar data -- maybe for browse objects (movies, pre-rendered images), but those are typically viewed as supplementary metadata, and not the object of primary importance. - Joe Hourcle Principal Software Engineer Solar Data Analysis Center Goddard Space Flight Center

Re: [CODE4LIB] Another nail in the coffin

2009-05-04 Thread Joe Hourcle
: The library is a growing organism. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Five_laws_of_library_science - Joe Hourcle

Re: [CODE4LIB] Curious about Cell Phone Barcode Scanning Apps

2009-05-12 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 8 May 2009, Joe Atzberger wrote: Google provided the barcode-recognition line-interpolation software as open source for Android developers to build on. That explains why I have about 4 barcode-scanning apps on the G1. Note that most common cellphone camera's haven't advanced enough to

[CODE4LIB] job : java programmer, NASA/Goddard

2009-05-28 Thread Joe Hourcle
consideration. Please note in the subject line of your email the position number (e.g., SS022) you are applying for. Interested candidates may also contact Angie Martz: AMARTZ (at) SESDA2.COM - Joe Hourcle Principal Software Engineer Solar Data Analysis Center Goddard Space Flight Center

Re: [CODE4LIB] PHP/MySQL: sanitizing file uploads to DB

2009-06-05 Thread Joe Hourcle
you linked to -- because of the order they strip out the tags, they're going to screw up. (they'll never match style tags as they removed them the step before; also, they need to SGML remove comments before removing any other tags, but their regex for SGML comments is flawed) - Joe

Re: [CODE4LIB] Database browsing/finding applications

2009-06-29 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 26 Jun 2009, Derik Badman wrote: Is anyone aware of any open source programs for managing public access to databases? That is, something with browse, search, subjects, etc. for inclusion in a library website. I'm having trouble searching for such a thing, as I'm not even sure what it

Re: [CODE4LIB] tools for massaging metadata

2009-07-09 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 9 Jul 2009, Avila, Regina L. wrote: Can anybody share some good tools for massaging metadata? For anything from file renaming to cleaning ASCII characters to various formulas? I know Excel does a lot of things but I'm looking for other useful software to consider. I'm familiar with

Re: [CODE4LIB] openphi and/or healthlibrarian

2009-07-10 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 10 Jul 2009, Eric Lease Morgan wrote: I think things like HealthLibrarian, Mednar, the previous work done by Index Data with open content, the cooperative alluded to by OCLC and Ebsco, and Serials Solutions Summon all represent a trend and/or opportunity for folks like ourselves.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Long way to be a good coder in library

2009-07-22 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 22 Jul 2009, Wayne Lam wrote: Hi all, I am new in here and i am currently worked in the library too. I am always confused that when i read the post in here, there are always something i don't understand and there are so much to learn. So, the question is, hows everybody learns to be

Re: [CODE4LIB] Long way to be a good coder in library

2009-07-22 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 22 Jul 2009, Jacob wrote: On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 4:46 PM, Ross Singerrossfsin...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 8:54 AM, Jon Gormanjonathan.gor...@gmail.com wrote: As far as languages, I'd probably lean towards ruby or python for starters or maybe Java. ?Then move into

Re: [CODE4LIB] Long way to be a good coder in library

2009-07-22 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 22 Jul 2009, Jon Gorman wrote: [trimmed] Good point. One of my main thoughts was that ruby and python are both hot languages right now and there might be a lot of tutorials and tolerance out there now for the hello world type of approaches. I also considered for suggesting perl, but

Re: [CODE4LIB] digital storage

2009-08-27 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 27 Aug 2009, Edward Iglesias wrote: As I was trying to figure out what to do with half a terabyte of archival TIFFS it occurred to me that perhaps someone else had this problem. We are starting to produce massive amounts of digital objects (videos, archival TIFFS, audio interviews).

Re: [CODE4LIB] digital storage

2009-08-27 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 27 Aug 2009, Jimmy Ghaphery wrote: We have a historic idea of what it means to maintain space for analog collections. For many institutions a lot of that initial funding has come from capital building funds. While the technological solutions are not clear to me at this point (and I'm

Re: [CODE4LIB] find in page, diacritics, etc

2009-08-28 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 28 Aug 2009, Keith Jenkins wrote: Hi, Tim. Are you are referring to a find in page, where a user presses CTRL-F in the browser? If so, it will depend on the browser. Google Chrome 2.0 will find matches regardless of the diacritics (i.e. user can type placa and it matches pla?a, and

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-14 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 14 Sep 2009, Mike Taylor wrote: 2009/9/14 Jonathan Rochkind rochk...@jhu.edu: Seriously, don't use OpenURL unless you really can't find anything else that will do, or you actually want your OpenURLs to be used by the existing 'in the wild' OpenURL resolvers. In the latter case, don't

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-14 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 14 Sep 2009, Eric Hellman wrote: The original question was whether it's a good idea to use OpenURL for a URL persistence application. Issues with using PURL are that 1. it only works with one website- PURL paths don't travel, though there have been proposals to get around this. 2.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Bookmarking web links - authoritativeness or focused searching

2009-09-29 Thread Joe Hourcle
try to search for Hugo award winning novels that weren't on the New York Times best seller list, so it might not be as useful for general patron use ... unless you could give it your *own* catalog (AFI top 100 movies ... that I don't already own) - Joe Hourcle Solar Data Analysis Center

Re: [CODE4LIB] Library Linked Data

2009-10-29 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 28 Oct 2009, Roy Tennant wrote: David, Could you elaborate a bit? In my mind, the only semantic web technology of any note is linked data. How that fits into library search is anyone's guess, and I'm wondering what, specifically, you're referring to when you say that Talis is active in

Re: [CODE4LIB] calling another webpage within CGI script

2009-11-23 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 23 Nov 2009, Ken Irwin wrote: Hi all, I'm moving to a new web server and struggling to get it configured properly. The problem of the moment: having a Perl CGI script call another web page in the background and make decisions based on its content. On the old server I used an antique

Re: [CODE4LIB] good and best open source software

2009-12-28 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 28 Dec 2009, Eric Lease Morgan wrote: For my own education and cogitation, I have begun to list questions to help me address what I think is the best library-related open source software. [1] Your comments would be greatly appreciated. I have listed the questions here in (more or

Re: [CODE4LIB] good and best open source software

2009-12-29 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Tue, 29 Dec 2009, Thomas Krichel wrote: Requiring an upfront healthy community is particurly problematic is a small community such as digital library work. On the other kind, there is widely adopted software that I got cajoled into maintaining, that consider bad. Apache is one of them.

Re: [CODE4LIB] good and best open source software

2009-12-29 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Tue, 29 Dec 2009, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: I think you may find yourself somewhat in the minority in thinking Apache is bad software. (I certainly have my complaints about it, but in general I find it more robust, flexible, and bug-free than just about any other software I work with).

Re: [CODE4LIB] Online PHP course?

2010-01-05 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Tue, 5 Jan 2010, Tod Olson wrote: One of our staff needs to learn PHP, and an online course is preferred. Is there an online PHP course that any of you would recommend? If they already understand basic programming, and just need to pick up the syntactic issues, some of the documentation

Re: [CODE4LIB] Online PHP course?

2010-01-06 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 6 Jan 2010, MJ Ray wrote: Thomas Krichel kric...@openlib.org wrote: Joe Hourcle writes ps. yes, I could've used this response as an opportunity to bash PHP ... and I didn't, because they might be learning PHP to migrate it to something else. controversial ;-) what's

Re: [CODE4LIB] Location of the first Code4Lib North meeting?

2010-01-25 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 25 Jan 2010, Edward M. Corrado wrote: I never had a problem in the couple of times I crossed a border into Canada for a library conference, but I tend to make sure I have the program and hotel information readily available to show them in case they ask (yes, the Canadian border people

Re: [CODE4LIB] Q: XML2JSON converter

2010-03-05 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 5 Mar 2010, Godmar Back wrote: On Fri, Mar 5, 2010 at 3:59 AM, Ulrich Schaefer ulrich.schae...@dfki.dewrote: Hi, try this: http://code.google.com/p/xml2json-xslt/ I should have mentioned that I already tried everything I could find after googling - this stylesheet doesn't meet the

[CODE4LIB] Any examples of using OAI-ORE for aggregation?

2010-03-10 Thread Joe Hourcle
. ... Has anyone ever tried doing something like this? Should I even be looking at ORE, or is there something that better fits with what I'm trying to do? Thanks for any advice / insight you can give -Joe - Joe Hourcle Programmer/Analyst Solar Data Analysis Center

Re: [CODE4LIB] Variations/FRBR project relases FRBR XML Schemas

2010-03-18 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 18 Mar 2010, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: Karen Coyle wrote: naturally favors the package over the contents. So we'll have some works that are what users think of as works, and other works that represent the publisher's package -- which sometimes will be something that makes sense

Re: [CODE4LIB] Variations/FRBR project relases FRBR XML Schemas

2010-03-18 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 18 Mar 2010, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: Joe Hourcle wrote: The group's two proposals were to model aggregates as works, or as manifestatons, so RDA seems to be on their own modeling them as expressions: See, this is what I don't understa.d As works, or as manifestations

Re: [CODE4LIB] Variations/FRBR project relases FRBR XML Schemas

2010-03-22 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Sun, 21 Mar 2010, Karen Coyle wrote: One thing I am finding about FRBR (and want to think about more) is that one seems to come up with different conclusions depending on whether one works down from Work or works up from Item. The assumption that an aggregate in a bound volume is an

Re: [CODE4LIB] newbie

2010-03-24 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 24 Mar 2010, Eric Lease Morgan wrote: On Mar 24, 2010, at 3:24 PM, jenny wrote: My question is, where would you recommend I would begin? What's hot right now in the library world? Python, PERL, Ruby? Any advice you'd have for a beginner like me or even recommendations for online

[CODE4LIB] PHP bashing (was: newbie)

2010-03-25 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 25 Mar 2010, Brian Stamper wrote: On Wed, 24 Mar 2010 17:51:38 -0400, Mark Tomko mark.to...@simmons.edu wrote: I wouldn't recommend PHP to learn as a programming language, if your goal is to have a general purpose programming language at your disposal. PHP is a fine language for

Re: [CODE4LIB] newbie

2010-03-25 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 25 Mar 2010, Yitzchak Schaffer wrote: On 3/24/2010 17:43, Joe Hourcle wrote: I know there's a lot of stuff written in it, but *please* don't recommend PHP to beginners. Yes, you can get a lot of stuff done with it, but I've had way too many incidents where newbie coders didn't check

Re: [CODE4LIB] PHP bashing (was: newbie)

2010-03-26 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 26 Mar 2010, Doran, Michael D wrote: As a first language, you want something that let's you Get Stuff Done with a minimum of fuss... If you are getting started and if you are not planning on being a full-time programmer, then you want to be looking at the high-level languages as

Re: [CODE4LIB] Works API

2010-03-31 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 31 Mar 2010, stuart yeates wrote: Jonathan Rochkind wrote: Karen Coyle wrote: The OL only has full text links, but the link goes to a page at the Internet Archive that lists all of the available formats. I would prefer that the link go directly to a display of the book, and offer

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

2010-04-12 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 12 Apr 2010, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: So, as usual, the right tool for the job. If all you really need is a key-value store on ID, then a NoSQL solution may be the right thing. But if you need actual querrying and joining, then personally I'd stick with rdbms unless I had some

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

2010-04-12 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mon, 12 Apr 2010, Ryan Eby wrote: [trimmed] But I'm guessing they've thought about the data and what benefits they would get out of the backend. Wow. You obviously don't work with the same folks that I do. I've been attached to one project for about 16 months now, while the rest of

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib server downtime needed

2010-04-28 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 28 Apr 2010, Ryan Ordway wrote: I need to move the server that hosts the code4lib.org website into another rack to make room for some other equipment, when is a good time to do this? You power down machines when moving them? Oh, sure, do it the easy way. (After waiting 2 months for

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

2010-05-03 Thread Joe Hourcle
You know, there are some of us who are milk intolerant on this mailing list. And emacs intolerant, too. (although, I did use 'ee' as my editor in elm, but elm took too long to support MIME, so I switched to pine, with their pico default editor, but I don't use any of those I mentioned for

Re: [CODE4LIB] Inlining HTTP Headers in URLs

2010-06-01 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Tue, 1 Jun 2010, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: Accept-Ranges, I have no idea, I don't understand that header's purpose well enough. But SRU also provides a query param for that, it seems less clear to me if that's ever useful or justifiable. Accept-Ranges is a response header, not something

[CODE4LIB] SRU 2.0 / Accept-Ranges (was: Inlining HTTP Headers in URLs )

2010-06-02 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 2 Jun 2010, Jonathan Rochkind wrote: Joe Hourcle wrote: Accept-Ranges is a response header, not something that the client's supposed to be sending. Weird. Then can anyone explain why it's included as a request parameter in the SRU 2.0 draft? Section 4.9.2. They're

Re: [CODE4LIB] drupal question

2010-06-04 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 4 Jun 2010, Nate Vack wrote: On Fri, Jun 4, 2010 at 2:02 PM, Jill Ellern ell...@email.wcu.edu wrote: I know we can put this open source software on a PC...and we've done that but this isn't a solution for a production level web service What is the average cost of hosting a drupal

Re: [CODE4LIB] SMS headers in email-sms

2010-06-09 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 9 Jun 2010, Ken Irwin wrote: We originally tried changing the From and Reply-To mail headers, but the phones we tested on didn't honor the email headers. Instead they show an address @www6.wittenberg.edu (ie, our web server). That's why I was thinking there would be some sort of

Re: [CODE4LIB] Cookout in McLean on Saturday? (was Re: [CODE4LIB] Get together in DC during ALA?)

2010-06-24 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 24 Jun 2010, Simon Spero wrote: Haven't seen any concrete plans. I'm fine with the same plan as last year -- meet in front of RFD on Monday, but from your comments you'll be gone by then. [trimmed] If folks can make it out to McLean,VA on Saturday the 26th (Falls Church

Re: [CODE4LIB] Cookout in McLean on Saturday? (was Re: [CODE4LIB] Get together in DC during ALA?)

2010-06-24 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Thu, 24 Jun 2010, Schwartz, Raymond wrote: What is RFD? A restaurant in DC. Here's what was sent out the last time: -Original Message- From: Jonathan Rochkind [mailto:rochk...@jhu.edu] Sent: Monday, June 18, 2007 11:33 AM To: CODE4LIB@listserv.nd.edu Subject: [CODE4LIB]

Re: [CODE4LIB] Cookout in McLean on Saturday? (was Re: [CODE4LIB] Get together in DC during ALA?)

2010-06-24 Thread Joe Hourcle
...@listserv.nd.edu] On Behalf Of Joe Hourcle Sent: Thursday, June 24, 2010 3:32 PM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] Cookout in McLean on Saturday? (was Re: [CODE4LIB] Get together in DC during ALA?) On Thu, 24 Jun 2010, Schwartz, Raymond wrote: What is RFD? A restaurant in DC. Here's what

Re: [CODE4LIB] Workflow analysis of archival arrangement and description

2010-08-31 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Fri, 27 Aug 2010, Mark A. Matienzo wrote: I'm currently looking for any workflow and business process analysis of the processes involved in processing archival collections. At this point, I'm hoping to find fairly high-level information, ideally in the form of or easily translatable into

Re: [CODE4LIB] LDAP Issues

2010-10-06 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Wed, 6 Oct 2010, Amy wrote: We are having a problem with a single student whose account was deleted from LDAP by Technology, and then had her account re-established. She has the same username and status as she used to have. She is now unable to login to any of the library resources that

[CODE4LIB] Job Opportunity for Web Developer Focusing on Linked Data (fwd)

2010-12-23 Thread Joe Hourcle
I'm just passing this along ... I know nothing about the actual job. The bad formating of the message is probably my fault -- I prefer plain text email, and that can sometimes do interesting things to messages. (random unknown characters, etc.) If you have questions, I'd suggest contacting

Re: [CODE4LIB] Apache URL redirect

2011-02-03 Thread Joe Hourcle
} ^www\.partnersinreading\.org$ RewriteRule ^/(.*) http://www.sjpl.org/par/$1 [L,R=301] (that assumes that you've replicated the directory structure on the new site) - Joe Hourcle Programmer/Analyst Solar Data Analysis Center Goddard Space Flight Center

Re: [CODE4LIB] Apache URL redirect

2011-02-03 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Feb 3, 2011, at 5:21 PM, Nate Hill wrote: Thank you for your responses... Virtual host setup was also on the agenda, guess both things have to happen at the same time. You don't have to set up virtual hosts with the method that both Brian and I mentioned, although the syntax is a little

Re: [CODE4LIB] online course on the semantic web?

2011-03-05 Thread Joe Hourcle
, but has some tutorials on various things related to the web). They tend to be fairly introductory, but they have two that might be of interest: http://www.w3schools.com/rdf/default.asp http://www.w3schools.com/semweb/default.asp -Joe - Joe Hourcle Programmer/Analyst Solar Data

Re: [CODE4LIB] online course on the semantic web?

2011-03-05 Thread Joe Hourcle
/ Unfortunately, it doesn't look like they (yet) have anything on the Semantic Web, but I think there's a lot of overlap with what you're proposing. -Joe - Joe Hourcle Programmer/Analyst Solar Data Analysis Center Goddard Space Flight Center

Re: [CODE4LIB] Need Apache log file analyzer for Mac OSX

2011-03-17 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mar 17, 2011, at 1:16 PM, Tim McGeary wrote: Does anyone know of a good (and free) Apache log file analyzer for Mac OSX? I have sets of Apache web logs that I need to analyze off server. I've been using analog for years: http://www.analog.cx/ The config syntax takes a little

Re: [CODE4LIB] Jpeg2000 and XMP metadata

2011-03-23 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Mar 23, 2011, at 9:45 AM, Richard, Joel M wrote: Morning, all! I thought I'd crowdsource this question. 8+ hours of beating up on this and I haven't found a good solution. We have some software that processes the scanned pages of a book. They come to me as TIFF and I am converting

Re: [CODE4LIB] exposing website visitor IP addresses to webcrawlers

2011-05-23 Thread Joe Hourcle
On May 20, 2011, at 10:35 AM, Keith Jenkins wrote: Just out of curiosity, does anyone on this list have any opinions about whether website owners should publicly post lists of their visitors' IP addresses (or hostnames) and to also allow such lists to be indexable by search engines? For

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2012 Seattle Update.

2011-06-14 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Jun 14, 2011, at 5:34 PM, Kyle Banerjee wrote: So what I'm curious about, is how did the first 3-4 Code4Lib's manage to happen in a way that satisfied us, had low conf registration, and had lower sponsorship contributions and lower sponsor privileges than it is suggested is now required?

Re: [CODE4LIB] Trends with virtualization

2011-07-11 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Jul 11, 2011, at 11:21 AM, Madrigal, Juan A wrote: Its true what they say, history does repeat itself! I don't see how virtualization is much different from a dummy terminal connected to a mainframe. I'd hate to see an entire computer lab go down should the network fail. The only real

Re: [CODE4LIB] TIFF Metadata to XML?

2011-07-18 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Jul 18, 2011, at 9:18 AM, Edward M. Corrado wrote: Hello All, Before I re-invent the wheel or try many different programs, does anyone have a suggestion on a good way to extract embedded Metadata added by cameras and (more importantly) photo-editing programs such as Photoshop from TIFF

Re: [CODE4LIB] TIFF Metadata to XML?

2011-07-19 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Jul 19, 2011, at 10:34 AM, Stern, Randall wrote: Also, see FITS (http://code.google.com/p/fits/) FITS is an open source java toolset we wrote that wraps JHOVE, ExifTool, and several other format analysis tools and produces a single XML output stream. It also includes a crosswalk to MIX

Re: [CODE4LIB] REST interface types

2011-07-20 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Jul 19, 2011, at 11:33 AM, Ralph LeVan wrote: Where at all possible, I want a true REST interface. I recognize that sometimes you need to use POST to send data, but I've found it very helpful to be able to craft URLs that can be shared that contain a complete request. But there's more

Re: [CODE4LIB] Advice on a class

2011-07-26 Thread Joe Hourcle
On Jul 26, 2011, at 3:31 PM, Lepczyk, Timothy wrote: Thanks everyone. The reasons I thought of taking the C course is a) it's free, b) concepts might be transferrable to other languages. I may continue to focus on Ruby on Rails. Before everyone manages to scare you away from learning C,

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