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Re^2: HTML::LinkExtractor

by Aristotle (Chancellor)
on Aug 20, 2002 at 15:48 UTC ( #191490=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: HTML::LinkExtractor
in thread HTML::LinkExtractor

HTML::TreeBuilder can consume a lot of memory as it first builds a representation of the document using oodles of objects. It also burdens the CPU more. HTML::TokeParser on the other hand parses the HTML input stream as it comes along, reducing the overhead quite a bit. HTML::TreeBuilder is easy for a quick oneshot script, or nice when you intend to do heavyduty transformation or mangling on the input document's structure, but not a good choice to build an all purpose tool on top of.

Makeshifts last the longest.

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