I'm happy to be the first to certify stefano. He is the leader of the Cocoon Project. Stefano, you might want to add a project entry in Advogato. I would like to put you as Journeyer, but I will do it later, when enough people certify you :)
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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If you're a C programmer with some spare time, take a look at the mod_virgule project page and help us with one of the tasks on the ToDo list!