Recent blog entries for martinicus

Having finished implementing the package implementation for OpenOffice, and half heartedly writing up a few pages of documentation, I cast my hand about for a new project that would occupy my days with frustration and my nights with nightmares. And lo, verily...my hand did find: the conversion of StarOffices autotext/autocorrect files from an OLE storage to an XML based solution in one of our (very cool) package thingies

Having taken one quick look at the code for the old style autotext/autocorrection and its morass of comments in German....my knees grow weak. Time to don my armour, quaff my coffee and go forth to do battle with Old Code (there be dragons here).

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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!