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Subject:Scraping software in Php ?
Summary:Simulating a human query and extracting data
Author:Martin Fasani
Date:2009-02-03 13:59:31
Update:2009-02-10 20:14:26

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Martin Fasani - 2009-02-03 13:59:32
I would like to know if anyone programmed something like this in php:

I see on the site it has kind of Api in php but I would like to know if something similar (not with gui) but just with kind of Meta language can be done to extract data simulating a human query in other websites.

I know that what I'm asking is not easy, since it's a combination of web extraction plus pattern detection and storage. But I was just wondering if someone did something similar in this language.

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