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Re: Swish-E and HTML documents with frames

From: Gerard P. Menos <gpmenos(at)not-real.Princeton.EDU>
Date: Thu Feb 24 2000 - 18:55:05 GMT
YES, YES, and YES.


G. Philippe Menos,  609-258-5183
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 Thu Feb 24 13:59:37 2000