bodatools

A collection of python utilities and scripts for working with binary files


License
Apache-2.0
Install
pip install bodatools==0.1.0

Documentation

bodatools

bodatools is a collection of Python code with tools for use with born-digital archival materials. Currently, this consist of:

  • bodatools.binfile: provides the capability to map arbitrary binary data into a read-only Python object
    • includes BinaryStructure definitions for Eudora and Outlook Express 4.5 (Macintosh) email formats
  • A command-line script:
    • export-email - export Outlook Express 4.5 (Macintosh) messages to individual files per email/attachment

bodatools was created by the Digital Programs and Systems Software Team of Emory University Libraries.