While the Novaworks tools are principally used for EDGAR, sometimes there are non-EDGAR things to do. One of my activities is maintaining a website for a not-for-profit group supporting amateur radio. As part of my duties, the front page of the site has a section on recent non-club news which requires me to perform a little research and then add the links to the page. This script helps reduce the time to create the links.Continue reading "LDC #165: A Quick Web Link Builder" »
Friday, January 24. 2020
Friday, January 10. 2020
This week, we’re taking another look at using Legato to enhance GoFiler’s validation. Last month, someone asked me if there was a way GoFiler could check a 10-Q project to ensure a completed XBRL file set was attached to it. Well, this isn’t something GoFiler normally checks for (since there are times when you might want to omit these files), but we can definitely use Legato to enhance the validation of the project file, so we can warn the user if they might have forgotten something. It also gives us another opportunity to demonstrate some of the project file functions, which are always useful if you’re going to be working with GFP files.
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