check if a webpage is forwarding to a other webpage

martijn at martijn at
Tue Sep 6 16:16:56 CEST 2005


I'm busy with testing python and now i'm trying to check if a url makes
a forward to a other location with the same content.

So it will be possible to scan unique website's.
I already made these checks:

the html forward:
<meta http-equiv="refresh" content="0;">

the header:

the url - check:
if '-':
check if '' has not the same content as

the problem:
There are still website's forwarding to a other location with the same
content but they overrule the 3 checks above.

Thanks very Much,

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