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FlickrAPI has moved

We have moved FlickrAPI away from SF.net, to its new home at http://stuvel.eu/projects/flickrapi

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2008-11-21

Python FlickrAPI 1.1 released

A new version of the Python Flickr API has been released. The module
provides Python programmers with an easy to use interface to the
popular photo website Flickr.

Version 1.1 introduces a lot of new goodies - tab completion in
IPython, a caching framework and a new response format parser
ElementTree, to name the major changes.

The new version can be installed using "easy_install flickrapi", or by
downloading the source from the project website at
http://flickrapi.sourceforge.net/... read more

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2008-04-15

Python FlickrAPI 1.0 released

Beej's Python FlickrAPI is mature. This is the long awaited 1.0
release. It contains new functionality, much improved documentation,
better testing and cleaner code. This is what's new and shiny:

- Added API documentation. [ Feature request 1834460 ]
- Lot of code improvements, most of them renaming of the public
interface to the Python coding standard described in PEP 8. The
exact publicly visible changes are described in the UPGRADING
document. [ Feature request 1773473 ]
- Added multi-user support to the authentication token cache.
[ Feature request 1874067 ]
- Support for web applications. [ Feature request 1896701 ]
- Passing format='rest' results in unparsed XML from the REST
request. [ Feature request 1834459 ]
- Removed uuid module and replaced it with our own random MIME
boundary generator.
- Improved code and package documentation.... read more

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2008-03-12

Beej's Python FlickrAPI 1.0-rc1 released

Beej's Python FlickrAPI is getting mature. This is the first release candidate of the long awaited 1.0 release. It contains new functionality, much improved documentation, better testing and cleaner code.

Please help us test this release candidate, so we can get the real 1.0 out the door quickly. This is what's new and shiny:

* Added API documentation. [ Feature request 1834461 ]
* Lot of code improvements, most of them renaming of the public interface to the Python coding standard described in PEP 8. The exact publicly visible changes are described in the UPGRADING document. [ Feature request 1773473 ]
* Added multi-user support to the authentication token cache. [ Feature request 1874067 ]
* Support for web applications. [ Feature request 1896701 ]
* Passing format='rest' results in unparsed XML from the REST request. [ Feature request 1834459 ]
* Removed uuid module and replaced it with our own random MIME boundary generator.
* Improved code and package documentation.... read more

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2008-03-01

Python FlickrAPI Version 0.15 released

Python implementation of the Flickr API. Actually, it is the easiest to work with, most complete, best documented and most actively developed Python implementation of the Flickr API.

This release introduces unauthorized, read-only access to the Flickr API. Often this is just what you want for public photo browsers.

Download it at:

http://downloads.sourceforge.net/flickrapi/flickrapi-0.15.tar.gz

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2007-11-07

New release of 0.14

I've re-released 0.14, since there was a file missing in the source distribution. Please make sure you have a version of 2007-09-20.

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2007-09-20

Python FlickrAPI Version 0.14 released

Python implementation of the Flickr API. Actually, it is the easiest to work with, most complete, best documented and most actively developed Python implementation of the Flickr API.

Another day, another release. This version adds some new features, brings back Python 2.4 compatibility and uses a much better way of launching a browser.

Download it at:

http://downloads.sourceforge.net/flickrapi/flickrapi-0.14.tar.gz

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2007-09-19

Python FlickrAPI Version 0.13 released

The Python FlickrAPI has undergone a lot of improvements. One of the major features is Unicode compatibility and automatic UTF-8 encoding. Check it out at http://flickrapi.sourceforge.net/

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2007-09-12

Python FlickrAPI Version 0.12 released

We released version 0.12 of our Python Flickr API. The first SF-based release has seen the light. Check it out at http://flickrapi.sourceforge.net/

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2007-08-21

Arrived at SourceForge

Beej wrote a great Python module for the Flickr API. Sybren had some ideas on improving it. They both agreed that SourceForge would be a good place to bundle their efforts, so here we are.

Posted by Sybren A. Stüvel 2007-08-10