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.