Fedora 17 Update: python-BeautifulSoup-3.2.1-3.fc17

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-08-01 05:50:44

Name        : python-BeautifulSoup
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 3.2.1
Release     : 3.fc17
URL         : http://www.crummy.com/software/BeautifulSoup/
Summary     : HTML/XML parser for quick-turnaround applications like screen-scraping
Description :
Beautiful Soup is a Python HTML/XML parser designed for quick
turnaround projects like screen-scraping. Three features make it

Beautiful Soup won't choke if you give it bad markup.

Beautiful Soup provides a few simple methods and Pythonic idioms for
navigating, searching, and modifying a parse tree.

Beautiful Soup automatically converts incoming documents to Unicode
and outgoing documents to UTF-8.

Beautiful Soup parses anything you give it.

Valuable data that was once locked up in poorly-designed websites is
now within your reach. Projects that would have taken hours take only
minutes with Beautiful Soup.

Update Information:

BeautifulSoup 4 has been added to the collection:


This update to python-BeautifulSoup removes all beautifulsoup4 bits (and Python 3 references).


* Tue Jul 31 2012 Terje Rosten <terje.rosten at ntnu.no> - 1:3.2.1-3
- Beautiful Soup 4 has been moved to package python-beautifulsoup4
* Sat Jul 21 2012 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1:3.2.1-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_18_Mass_Rebuild
* Mon Feb 27 2012 Terje Rosten <terje.rosten at ntnu.no> - 1:3.2.1-1
- 3.2.1
- Update bs4 to 4.0.0b8
- Add dep on lxml and html5lib for bs4

  [ 1 ] Bug #837744 - python3-BeautifulSoup package has the wrong summary
  [ 2 ] Bug #836665 - python3-BeautifulSoup version 3.2  is deprecated
  [ 3 ] Bug #836032 - python-BeautifulSoup-3.2.1-1.fc18 depends on Python 3
  [ 4 ] Bug #824372 - BeautifulSoup 4 disguised as 3

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update python-BeautifulSoup' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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