[conspire] July schedule posted
rick at linuxmafia.com
Mon Jul 13 18:21:21 PDT 2009
Quoting Tony Godshall (tony at of.net):
> Maybe I'll set up a generalized scraper site with some heuristics that
> parses BALE periodically and converts it to icalendar for people.
> That way I won't have to bother you folks and you can just point
> people who complain about no ics file my way. Plus then I can add
> recipes for other calendars as the need arises. Scratch my own itch,
> as they say.
> Won't be this week or the next week, tho.
Not a problem. Glad to offer data you find useful.
I'm personally hoping to develop locally some uncomplicated and robust
way to add iCal format and syndication -- including the event items
your script currently bails on, and with proper handling of year
> And no, I won't be baited into the religious war, Rick. Nice try though.
Excuse me? Do you think I _like_ PHP? You would be mistaken. I
think it's rather loathsome.
I don't like either that language or dynamic Web content.
In the alternative, you might have been frantically overparsing my
mentioning of Deirdre's recently announced intention to write a MySQL ->
iCal parser in Ruby. I mentioned that merely because it's so, and
because the fact seemed relevant: I could not possibly care less about
what coding languages you like or dislike, and "baiting" anyone on that
subject wouldn't have occurred to me at all.
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