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Advatages of LWP?by ChrisJ-UK (Novice)
|on Jul 28, 2004 at 12:58 UTC||Need Help??|
ChrisJ-UK has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I am still building my little crawler.
At the moment I retrieve each page using the Lynx browser:
I am aware of the LWP module being able to fetch web pages. Is there any actual advantage to be had from using LWP rather than Lynx?
If I shifted the script from the current Unix server to Windows then I would have to include LWP but I don't forsee that ever happening.