nokogiri version 1.2.3 has been released!

* <http://nokogiri.rubyforge.org/>
* <http://github.com/tenderlove/nokogiri/wikis>
* <http://github.com/tenderlove/nokogiri/tree/master>
* <http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/nokogiri-talk>
* <http://nokogiri.lighthouseapp.com/projects/19607-nokogiri/overview>

Nokogiri () is an HTML, XML, SAX, and Reader parser.

Changes:

### 1.2.3 / 2009-03-22

* Bugfixes

  * Fixing bug where a node is passed in to Node#new
  * Namespace should be assigned on DocumentFragment creation. LH #66
  * Nokogiri::XML::NodeSet#dup works GH #10
  * Nokogiri::HTML returns an empty Document when given a blank string GH#11
  * Adding a child will remove duplicate namespace declarations LH #67
  * Builder methods take a hash as a second argument

## FEATURES:

* XPath support for document searching
* CSS3 selector support for document searching
* XML/HTML builder
* Drop in replacement for Hpricot (though not bug for bug)

Nokogiri parses and searches XML/HTML very quickly, and also has
correctly implemented CSS3 selector support as well as XPath support.

Here is a speed test:

  * http://gist.github.com/24605

Nokogiri also features an Hpricot compatibility layer to help ease the change
to using correct CSS and XPath.

## SUPPORT:

The Nokogiri mailing list is available here:

  * http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/nokogiri-talk

The bug tracker is available here:

  * http://nokogiri.lighthouseapp.com/projects/19607-nokogiri/overview

## SYNOPSIS:

  require 'nokogiri'
  require 'open-uri'
  
  # Get a Nokogiri::HTML:Document for the page were interested in...

  doc = Nokogiri::HTML(open('http://www.google.com/search?q=tenderlove'))
  
  # Do funky things with it using Nokogiri::XML::Node methods...

  ####
  # Search for nodes by css
  doc.css('h3.r a.l').each do |link|
    puts link.content
  end
  
  ####
  # Search for nodes by xpath
  doc.xpath('//h3/a[@class="l"]').each do |link|
    puts link.content
  end
  
  ####
  # Or mix and match.
  doc.search('h3.r a.l', '//h3/a[@class="l"]').each do |link|
    puts link.content
  end


## REQUIREMENTS:

* ruby 1.8 or 1.9
* libxml2
* libxml2-dev
* libxslt
* libxslt-dev

## INSTALL:

* sudo gem install nokogiri

* <http://nokogiri.rubyforge.org/>
* <http://github.com/tenderlove/nokogiri/wikis>
* <http://github.com/tenderlove/nokogiri/tree/master>
* <http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/nokogiri-talk>
* <http://nokogiri.lighthouseapp.com/projects/19607-nokogiri/overview>

-- 
Aaron Patterson
http://tenderlovemaking.com/