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Re: Best way to recursively grab a website

by gjb (Vicar)
on Mar 29, 2005 at 11:53 UTC ( #443108=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Best way to recursively grab a website

If you don't mind one system call, you could go with wget, an excellent tool to download an entire website. Command line option allow to restrict downloads to a single site, a certain depth and what not. All in all, a very valuable tool. It can be found at http://www.gnu.org/software/wget/wget.html.

Did I mention it's free software (a GNU project to be precise)?

Hope this helps, -gjb-

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Re^2: Best way to recursively grab a website
by ghenry (Vicar) on Mar 29, 2005 at 12:21 UTC

    I think that will be the easiest method.

    Thanks.

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