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[REBOL] Re: web mining

From: SunandaDH::aol::com at: 12-Apr-2005 14:42

> Is rebol good to do web mining? I have a site that does analysis for stocks > and options. I want to automate the lookup and retrieval of the analysis > and put it in a database or text file. Does anyone have a suggestion for > this project? Thanks
Here's an example of a script that does something like that: Except, of course, it's using an interface to a Yahoo stocks site. If your site can provide a similar sort of download file, the adaptations needed may be trivial. If you can't, and need to screenscrape, then 'parse or 'load/markup are your friends. Sunanda.