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Search results retriever: Perform searches on PubMed, Amazon, jStor, Google

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plretriever 1.0GNU General Publi...5.0PHP 5, Searching, Web services
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This class can be used to perform searches on several sites.

The base class can send HTTP requests to a given site to search for given terms.

There are several sub-classes that specialize on searching several types of sites and parsing the returned response to extract the search results.

Currently there are sub-classes for searching PubMed, Amazon, jStor, Google search and Google Maps.

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Plain text file class.httpRetriever.php Class Main (abstract) class and caller
Plain text file class.amazonRetriever.php Class Specific class for Amazon
Plain text file class.geocodeRetriever.php Class Specific class for GoogleMaps Geocoding
Plain text file class.googleRetriever.php Class Specific class for Google
Plain text file class.jstorRetriever.php Class Specific class for
Plain text file class.pubmedRetriever.php Class Specific class for PubMed
Plain text file JSON.phps Aux. Michal Migurski's JSON decoder - needed for google results
Plain text file sample.php Example Sample usage and explanation

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it not work
2 years ago (Ph¨ng Ng?c Lan)
bROKEN I fixed three error and wasted an hour :(
5 years ago (okuf)
You may want to debug your code before uploading.
5 years ago (Dave Young)