wikipedia with python

Andre Engels andreengels at
Wed Jun 24 03:34:25 EDT 2009

On Wed, Jun 24, 2009 at 9:17 AM, Tim Harig<usernet at> wrote:

> [ ] D. You already have mediawiki running on a webserver; but, you would
>        like to get data from another mediawiki server that you don't have
>        direct database access to; so, you would like to write a script in
>        Python to scrape the data off of the other mediawiki's website.

In case D (and more general, to anyone who wants to do something to a
Mediawiki wiki using Python), you can use the Python Wikipediabot

André Engels, andreengels at

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