Create an index from a webpage [RANT, DNFTT]

Rhodri James rhodri at
Fri Sep 9 02:32:42 CEST 2011

On Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:40:42 +0100, Simon Cropper  
<simoncropper at> wrote:

> On 09/09/11 01:11, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
>> [SNIP]
>> It's no harder to put the search terms into a google URL, which still  
>> gets
>> the point across without being a dick about it:
>  > [SNIP]
> [RANT]
> OK I was not going to say anything but...

Ahem.  You should expect a certain amount of ribbing after admitting that  
your Google-fu is weak.  So is mine, but hey.

> 4. If someone is willing to help me, rather than lecture me (or poke me  
> to see if they get a response), I would appreciate it.

The Google Python Sitemap Generator  
(, fourth  
offering when you google "map a website with Python") looks like a  
promising start.  At least it produces something in XML -- filtering that  
and turning it into HTML should be fairly straightforward.

Rhodri James *-* Wildebeest Herder to the Masses

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