Screen scraping

Anders Nygren <>
Wed Aug 30 16:08:08 CEST 2006


On 8/30/06, Claes Wikstrom <> wrote:
> Chris Double wrote:
> > On 8/30/06, Joel Reymont <> wrote:
> >> Does anyone have tools for screen scraping with Erlang?
> >
>
> There is a decent and forgiving HTML parser in the Yaws source tree
> written by  Johan bevemyr. I'd start with that.
>

I tried to use it once and I found it to not be so forgiving on broken
real-world(tm)
html. If it doesn't find the end tags it expects it chokes.

/Anders



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