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by talexb (Canon)
on Dec 31, 2002 at 14:45 UTC ( #223325=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Seeking HTML parsing examples

You need to give us an example of what you want to do, and show how the CPAN modules that you've tried fail to meet those needs. We're not mind-readers.

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Re: .. and we need more information.
by sulfericacid (Deacon) on Dec 31, 2002 at 14:53 UTC
    The modules on CPAN do meet my needs, I just can't quite understand them with the limited documentation I have. I don't really care what module it is, as long as it can be used to parse html data, I can work from there.

    I just want this in general because I have run into a few scripts I couldn't make because I didn't understand this. For starters I'd like to see an easy method to parse all meta tags from a given url and have them stored in their own variable.

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.

    "Age is nothing more than an inaccurate number bestowed upon us at birth as just another means for others to judge and classify us"

      If all you want to do is parse the meta tags, perhaps HTML::HeadParser will do the trick for you.

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