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Re: Using HTML::TableExtract

by tfrayner (Curate)
on Aug 30, 2002 at 18:18 UTC ( #194209=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Using HTML::TableExtract

Hi, Okay, coming rather late (about a year) to the discussion...

I can't bear to see a thread go unfinished, especially when I've blatantly copied the original poster's code and edited it into working (the example web site used below is of personal interest to me and my loved ones):

#!/usr/bin/perl -w use strict; use LWP::UserAgent; use HTTP::Request; use HTML::TableExtract; my $ua = LWP::UserAgent->new(timeout => 10); my $url = 'http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?atid=440764&group_id=36855& +func=browse'; my $request = HTTP::Request->new('GET',$url); my $response = $ua->request($request); if ($response->is_success){ my $te = new HTML::TableExtract( headers => ['Request ID','Summary +'] ); $te->parse($response->content); foreach my $ts ($te->table_states) { foreach my $row ($ts->rows) { print (join("\t", @$row)."\n"); } } } else { print "Error: ".$response->status_line."\n"; }
N.B. this node isn't worth ++ing; it would only encourage this kind of behaviour :-)

Tim


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Re^2: Using HTML::TableExtract
by Anonymous Monk on Nov 26, 2012 at 21:36 UTC
    beautiful! (a decade later!)

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