How to save web pages for offline reading?
hwlgw at hotmail.com
Tue Jul 22 08:38:12 CEST 2003
> [Sybren Stuvel]
> do "man wget" and you'll soon find out that there is an option to
> download all required files. Hint:
> This option causes Wget to download all the files that are necessary
> to properly display a given HTML page. This includes such things as
> inlined images, sounds, and referenced stylesheets.
There is no "man wget" on Windows :-)
And unfortunately the GNU Windows port of wget I have (version
1-5-3-1) does not have that --page-requisites parameter.
I thought this whole thing would be easy with all those Python
internet modules in the standard distro: httplib, urllib, urllib2,
FancyURLxxx etc. Being able to download a "complete" page *from
Python source* would be very nice for my particular application.
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