Simon Willison’s Weblog


Tuesday, 28th April 2009

Ubuntu brings advanced Screen features to the masses. Ubuntu 9.04’s screen-profiles package adds a taskbar to screen and emulates the gnome panel. You can even add a widget showing the cost of your current EC2 session. # 9:52 pm

python-sqlparse (via) Python library for re-identing SQL statements. This could make debugging Django’s generated SQL a whole lot easier. You can try the library out using an App Engine hosted application (complete with an API). # 8:25 pm

A new leaf. George Oates is now heading up the Open Library project at the Internet Archive. Sounds like a perfect match. # 12:55 am