I'll send a copy of the frames-capable spider as soon as it has been tested a little more.
If all goes well, that should be in a day or so.
From: Gerard P. Menos [SMTP:gpmenos@Princeton.EDU]
Sent: Thursday, February 24, 2000 6:55 PM
To: Multiple recipients of list
Subject: [SWISH-E] Re: Swish-E and HTML documents with frames
YES, YES, and YES.
G. Philippe Menos
Systems Administrator, Princeton University Library
On Thu, 24 Feb 2000, Chris Humphries wrote:
> I have been testing a new version of the Swish-E spider that can handle
> HTML documents with frames.
> If the spider program detects that the document is a framed HTML, it
> recursively builds content by reading through the <frame src> pointers, and
> builds up a list of all the <a href> links that it finds. It then passes
> *this* back to the C program, which indexes the document as if it were one
> big HTML. The spidering will work as if all the <a href> links found in in
> the frameset HTML files were at level 1.
> Would this be of use to anyone?
> Chris Humphries
Received on Fri Feb 25 05:28:10 2000