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v6 v7 9 9 === Description === 10 10 Shepherd is an attempt to reconcile many different tv_grab_au scripts and make one cohesive reliable data set. 11 11 12 It works by calling a series of scripts that grab data from a large variety of sources, and then analysing the resulting XML data sets and determining which of the many is the most reliable. 12 Postprocessors are also used to augment the data sets with additional information (e.g. movie information from www.imdb.com). 13 Postprocessors are also used to augment the data sets with additional information (e.g. movie information from ). 13 14 14 15 Shepherd is designed to be ''future proof'', never requiring manual intervention once initially installed and configured. Shepherd will automatically update itself with fixes, enhancements and additional ''plugin'' components as and when they become available.