[Python-Dev] Python sidebar for Mozilla/Netscape

Aahz aahz@pythoncraft.com
Fri, 5 Apr 2002 09:13:58 -0500

On Fri, Apr 05, 2002, Gerson Kurz wrote:
>> Gerson Kurz wrote:
>>> I have a version that allows searching the docs by utilizing
>>> google.com, but unfortunately google license prohibits querying
>>> google from a program :(
>> Is that so ?
>> If yes, then we'll have to remove scripts/google.py from
>> the Python distro.
> On http://www.google.com/webmasters/dos.html it says in the "DONT" section:
> "Send automated queries to Google in an attempt to monitor your site's
> ranking." 

That just means that you shouldn't use cron jobs and the like; it's
perfectly fine to have a human-initiated automated interaction.
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