[Tutor] downloading files

Karl Pflästerer sigurd at 12move.de
Mon Jan 5 18:02:57 EST 2004

On  1 Jan 2004, Ron Nixon <- nixonron at yahoo.com wrote:

> I'm fairly new at Python and I have a project where I need to scan a
> webpage for a list of names and then download any files associated
> with those names. Any utilites like that already exist out there that
> somone could point me to or give me some advice on how to do it?

Can you be a bit more verbose?

To find a webpage you can use urllib or urllib2; to parse the content
htmllib or HTMLParser; to fetch the content again urlib(2).

Be a bit more specific and it's easy to help.

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