= python-amazon-product-api =
This is a python wrapper around the //Amazon Product Advertising API//.
+It offers a light-weight access to the latest version of the Amazon
+Product Advertising API without getting in your way. All requests are signed
+as required since August 15, 2009.
-Although there are a bunch of python modules around (e.g. [[http://pyaws.sf.net|pyaws]]), they are either far too complex or were not supporting the latest API (2009-10-01). Since August 15, 2009 all calls to the Product Advertising API must be authenticated using request signatures. I couldn't find a library that supported this.
-The support for this API is currently limited to
+This module is still undergoing development. The support for the Amazon Product
+API is currently limited to a number of operations.
More functionality is to follow as development progresses. Have a look at the preliminary [[ReleasePlan]].