[okfn-be] presentation

Pieter Colpaert pieter.colpaert at gmail.com
Sat Dec 17 07:10:54 UTC 2011

On 12/17/2011 07:46 AM, Laurent Peuch wrote:
>> This really sounds like something for The DataTank to be useful for.
>> You'll not only get your 2JSON, but also 2XML and some other interfaces
>> for free.
> Well then, can you explain me in more details what really is DataTank
> and how it can help me scrape, store and organize the result of my
> work plz? I've tryed to talk to pieterc on irc to ask him the same
> question but he wasn't here.
Hi Bram,

sorry I didn't pong on your ping there. If you join #thedatatank I would 
be pleased to give some more information over there :)


> The documentation of the website is very poor and I can't understand
> how I'm supposed to use this and how it's supposed to help me :/
> Also, it seems to be php/sql/xslt which is, in my opinion and
> experience, inferiour from python/mongodb/BeautifulSoup for this work :/
> But maybe you have some awesome features hidden somewhere :)

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