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You might want to look at the various solutions I've posted in my columns, specifically to parallelize the probing. Be cautious, however, that you don't overwhelm the server under test. {grin}

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker

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Re: •Re: Checking links with LWP::UserAgent
by wilstephens (Acolyte) on Feb 27, 2002 at 12:05 UTC
    Thanks for the link & advice, Randal. I've got a database of around 200 URLs, say I checked 10 at a time using LWP::parallel it shouldn't hurt the server too much, shoult it?

    It's a preety high-spec dedicated machine. What would anyone say would be the limit to these parallel connections?

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    Wiliam Stephens <wil@stephens.org>