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IMDbPY 5.0 released

In this release: many fixes to stay aligned with the IMDb web site.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2014-05-04

IMDbPY 4.9 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release: an urgent fix for the search queries, some new features like a "gender" field for persons in the database, improved performances restoring imdbIDs and many other fixes.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2012-06-16

IMDbPY 4.8.1 released

Believe it or not, some debug strings were let in the code and the installer of the locales was wrong, so 4.8.1 is already here. :-)

Posted by Davide Alberani 2011-11-02

IMDbPY 4.8 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release, a lot of bug fixes and a new web sites! http://imdbpy.sf.net/

Some problems are still open, so if you want to help the development, contact us.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2011-11-01

IMDbPY 4.7 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

This is a transitional release, after the recent redesign of the IMDb pages.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2011-01-23

IMDbPY 4.6 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release, a lot of minor fixes and some overall improvements.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2010-06-20

IMDbPY is moving to Mercurial

We're moving our source code to a Mercurial repository; see more information here: http://imdbpy.sf.net/?page=download#hg

Posted by Davide Alberani 2010-03-08

IMDbPY 4.5.1

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release, fixes for the ill-fated 4.5 release. :-)

Posted by Davide Alberani 2010-03-01

IMDbPY 4.5 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release, important fixes to access the remote data and some improvements to the local database.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2010-02-28

IMDbPY 4.4 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release, a huge number of bugs were fixed and many parsers were made more robust.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2010-01-06

IMDbPY 4.3 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.
A number of bugs were fixed in this release, along with some new minor features and overall improvements.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2009-11-18

IMDbPY 4.2

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.
A number of bugs were fixed in this release, along with some new minor features and overall improvements.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2009-08-31

IMDbPY 4.1 and IMDbPYKit 1.1

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database. In this release, a DTD for the XML output was formalized and support for i18n introduced. A lot of bugs were fixed. A new version of the IMDbPYKit web interface is also available.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2009-05-02

IMDbPY 4.0

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database. In this release, support for keywords and top250/bottom100 lists; it's now possible to export any data in XML. Many bugs fixed and other minor improvements are present.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2009-03-12

IMDbPYKit 1.0

IMDbPYKit is the new web interface of choice for IMDbPY. Mostly developed by H. Turgut Uyar, it has a lot of nice feature (e.g.: it can output data in both XML and HTML).

Posted by Davide Alberani 2009-03-12

IMDbPY 3.9

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release, improved search for series episodes, support for dumping data in CSV files. Many bugs fixed and other minor improvements.

New versions of some IMDbPY-based programs were released, too.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2009-01-06

moved repository from CVS to SVN

The code repository of IMDbPY was moved from CVS to SVN; more information, here: http://imdbpy.sourceforge.net/?page=download#svn

Posted by Davide Alberani 2008-12-16

IMDbPY 3.8 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage all the data of the IMDb movie database.

With this release, it's possible to access the data stored in a sql database using both the SQLObject and SQLAlchemy ORMs. Many bugs were also fixed.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2008-11-03

IMDbPY 3.7 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release the html parsers were replaced with new DOM/XPath-based parsers, mostly based on the work of H. Turgut Uyar, who I thank.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2008-09-22

new mailing list for users

A new mailing list is available, for users support; more information at: http://imdbpy.sourceforge.net/?page=help

Posted by Davide Alberani 2008-08-22

IMDbPY 3.6 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage the data of the IMDb movie database.

With this release, full support for companies, many bugs fixed and some minor new features introduced.

At the same time, updates to some IMDbPY-based programs were also released.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2008-06-08

IMDbPY 3.5 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage the data of the IMDb movie database.

In this release, changes to work on Symbian phones, many bugs fixed and some minor new features introduced.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2008-04-19

IMDbPY for Symbian

A new (still alpha) GUI for the Symbian environment was released: http://imdbpy.sf.net/?page=mobile

Anyone interested in the development of IMDbPY on mobile phones should subscribe the mailing list: any help will be greatly appreciated.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2008-03-11

IMDbPY 3.4 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage the data of the IMDb movie database.

Support for characters was introduced for both "local" and "sql" data access systems. Some bugs were fixed and now there's a global configuration file to easily configure IMDbPY-based scripts and programs.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2007-12-16

IMDbPY 3.3 released

IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage the data of the IMDb movie database.

With this release, support for the character pages was introduced (so fa only for "http" and "mobile" data access systems). Many bugs were fixed and the imdbpy2sql.py script now fully supports MS SQL Server and SQLite.

Posted by Davide Alberani 2007-11-18