May 4th, 2004


LJ Security Edit

LJ Security Edit is a tool that lets you edit your LJ posts' security settings en masse. Download it from here.

perl --user=<LJ username> --pwd=<password>	
	 [--day1=<start day>] [--month1=<start month>]
	 [--year1=<start year>] [--day2=<end day>]
	 [--month2=<end month>] [--year2=<end year>]
Update: A bug that "eats" posts has been fixed. The latest version is here.

Friend Page RSS Feed

As far as I can tell, there haven't been any scripts posted to create rss feeds of friend pages, so I made my own. It's a Perl script made to run as cgi. It assumes a *nix system and requires LWP::Simple. It features caching, limits on number of entries returned, and the ability to add users that aren't in your friend list. You can download the code at, or try it out with the following to form your own urls:

Let me know what you think. Please download it to your own server if you plan on using it regularly. :)