Grabbing a web page for cache
Standard Web Modules example from a Well House Consultants training course
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Source code: freda Module: P408
# Grabbing a web page for cache
# Should set user agent.
# Remember to check robots.txt is crawling
$stuff = get("http://www.wellho.net/net/quote.html?where=12345");
open FHO,">yikes" or die;
print FHO $stuff;
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