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Bonobo and Bonobo Extensions

Bonobo and Bonobo Extensions source code and technical documentations (the code and sphinx documentation files published in the python-bonobo organization on github) are released under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (ALv2).


The Apache License, Version 2.0 (ALv2) is a permissive free software license written by the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) that requires preservation of the copyright notice and disclaimer.

The license allows the user of the software the freedom to use the software for any purpose, to distribute it, to modify it, and to distribute modified versions of the software, under the terms of the license, without concern for royalties.

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The Bonobo Website (this site, which does not include the technical documentation) and all related material, including published documents, presentations, etc.; are published under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (CC BY-SA 4.0), except stated otherwise explicitly.


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Latest news

Bonobo ETL v.0.6

Bonobo ETL v.0.6.0 is now available. You should upgrade your projects as soon as possible. A migration guide is available for backward incompatible changes.

Bonobo ETL v.0.5

Bonobo ETL v.0.5.0 is now available. As always, you should upgrade your projects as soon as possible and give feedback if anything goes wrong.

EuroPython 2017

A little summary of the apes' invasion in Rimini, for the amazing EuroPython conference. Including slides, videos of the talk, general thoughts, sprint sessions and thanks to all the amazing people that were there.

Bonobo v.0.3.2

Minor maintenance release for the 0.3 branch.

Bonobo ETL v.0.4

Bonobo ETL v.0.4.0 is now available. Amongst a lot of new features, there is now good integration with python logging facilities, better console handling, better command line interface and more exciting, the first preview releases of the bonobo-docker extension, that allows to build images and run ETL jobs in containers. As always, you should upgrade your projects as soon as possible, and of course make feedback if anything goes wrong.

Bonobo ETL will be at PyParis 2017

We're glad to announce that our talk about Bonobo ETL has been accepted to PyParis 2017, a conference gathering users and developers of the Python programming language.

Bonobo v.0.3.1

Minor maintenance release for the 0.3 branch. Also, docker extension got a big bump forward and there is now a simple process to build the images.

Bonobo v.0.3

Just released Bonobo 0.3. Lots of new features, stability enhancements, better internal plumbery... You should upgrade your projects as soon as possible, and of course make feedback if anything goes wrong.