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Re: Need help extracting data from web page

by gjb (Vicar)
on Jan 15, 2004 at 14:22 UTC ( #321563=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Need help extracting data from web page

In addition to the tips given above, you might also want to familiarize yourself with WWW::Mechanize, that provides a very intuitive way to scrape information from the web.

To get the hang of it, you can use WWW::Mechanize::Shell which allows to to "browse" pages through WWW::Mechanize's functions using an interactive shell.

The documentation to both modules should get you started.

Hope this helps, -gjb-

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