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From Shane Curcuru <>
Subject Re: Projects feed
Date Thu, 15 Oct 2015 21:27:15 GMT
Mike Kienenberger wrote on 10/15/15 4:50 PM:
> I was hoping someone who was more knowledgeable would speak up.
> I recommend reading through this thread and looking at the various
> links as it deals with the same idea:
> Subject: Project Visualization Tool...
> Probably accessing each project's DOAP file is the way to go.  Either
> than or screen-scraping the new projects web page.

Similarly, looking through the code that generates that website's data
structures is a good idea.

Note that the reporter tool takes many of the same bits of data, but
then produces commiter-private reports about each project's metrics; so
some of the code (or data sources) you won't necessarily be authorized
to access unless you're a committer on a specific project.

- Shane

> On Thu, Oct 8, 2015 at 2:48 PM, Andrew Paterson
> <> wrote:
>> Dear Sir/Madam,
>> I'm interested in visualizing the metadata around Apache Projects to aid my understanding
of them. Is there a publicly available data feed of any description available to use as a
data source? The data I'm interested in is that presented on
>> Yours faithfully,
>> Andrew Paterson

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