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Revision 2395 (checked in by miyagawa, 13 years ago)

Checking in changes prior to tagging of version 0.23. Changelog diff is:

=== Changes
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--- Changes (revision 8907)
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Revision history for Perl extension Web
Scraper

+0.23 Sat Nov 24 17:21:14 PST 2007
+ - Upped Web::Scraper dependency
+ - Skip & test until HTML::TreeBuilder?::XPath fixes it
+ - removed eg/search-cpan.pl
+

0.22 Wed Oct 17 17:51:54 PDT 2007

- 's' on scraper shell now prints to pager (e.g. less) if PAGER is set


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1 Revision history for Perl extension Web::Scraper
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3 0.23  Sat Nov 24 17:21:14 PST 2007
4         - Upped Web::Scraper dependency
5         - Skip & test until HTML::TreeBuilder::XPath fixes it
6         - removed eg/search-cpan.pl
7
8 0.22  Wed Oct 17 17:51:54 PDT 2007
9         - 's' on scraper shell now prints to pager (e.g. less) if PAGER is set
10
11 0.21_01 Thu Oct  4 01:05:00 PDT 2007
12         - Added an experimental filter support
13           (Thanks to hirose31, tokuhirom and Yappo for brainstorming)
14
15
16 0.21  Wed Oct  3 10:37:13 PDT 2007
17         - Bumped up HTML::TreeBuilder dependency to fix 12_html.t issues
18           [rt.cpan.org #29733]
19
20 0.20  Wed Oct  3 00:28:13 PDT 2007
21         - Fixed a bug where URI is not absolutized with a hash reference value
22         - Added eg/jp-playstation-store.pl
23
24 0.19  Thu Sep 20 22:42:30 PDT 2007
25         - Try to get HTML encoding from META tags as well, when there's
26           no charset value in HTTP response header.
27
28 0.18  Thu Sep 20 19:49:11 PDT 2007
29         - Fixed a bug where URI is not absolutized when scraper is nested
30         - Use as_XML not as_HTML in 'RAW'
31
32 0.17  Wed Sep 19 19:12:25 PDT 2007
33         - Reverted Term::Encoding support since it causes segfaults
34           (double utf-8 encoding) in some environment
35
36 0.16  Tue Sep 18 04:48:47 PDT 2007
37         - Support 'RAW' and 'TEXT' for TextNode object
38         - Call Term::Encoding from scraper shell if installed
39
40 0.15  Sat Sep 15 21:28:10 PDT 2007
41         - Call env_proxy in scraper CLI
42         - Added $Web::Scraper::UserAgent and $scraper->user_agent accessor to deal
43           with UserAgent object
44         - Don't escape non-ASCII characters into &#xXXXX; in scraper shell 's' and WARN
45
46 0.14  Fri Sep 14 16:06:20 PDT 2007
47         - Fix bin/scraper to work with older Term::ReadLine.
48           (Thanks to Tina Müller [RT:29079])
49         - Now link elements like img@src and a@href are automatically
50           converted to absolute URI using the current URI as a base.
51           Only effective when you do $s->scrape(URI) or $s->scrape(\$html, URI)
52         - Added 'HTML' and its alias 'RAW' to get the HTML chunk inside the tag
53             process "script", "code" => 'RAW';
54           Handy if you want the raw HTML code inside <script> or <style>.
55           (Thanks to charsbar for the suggestion)
56
57 0.13  Sun Sep  2 17:11:08 PDT 2007
58         - Added 'c' and 'c all' command to scraper to generate the
59           code to replay the session
60         - Added 'WARN' as a shortcut to sub { warn $_->as_HTML } on scraper shell like:
61             process "a", WARN; # print 'a' elements as HTML
62         - Added 'search-cpan.pl' and 'rel-tag.pl' to eg/
63
64 0.12  Thu Aug 30 02:39:44 PDT 2007
65         - Added 's' command to scraper to get the HTML source
66         - You can use $tree variable to deal with the HTML::Element object in scraper shell
67         - Give a graceful error message if the given Selector/XPath doesn't compile
68         - Give a better error when number of args in process() seems wrong
69
70 0.11  Tue Aug 28 02:50:01 PDT 2007
71         - Supported hash-reference in process values, like
72           process "a", "people[]", { link => '@href', name => 'TEXT' };
73           See t/09-process_hash.t for its usage.
74
75 0.10  Mon Aug 27 00:53:51 PDT 2007
76         - result now returns the entire stash if called without keys
77         - added bin/scraper CLI
78
79 0.09  Wed Aug 15 10:51:14 PDT 2007
80         - remove Devel::Leak use from tests
81
82 0.08  Tue Aug 14 13:25:16 PDT 2007
83         - Call $tree->delete after the callback to avoid memory leaks by TreeBuilder.
84           (Thanks to k.daiba for the report)
85
86 0.07  Sat May 12 16:23:51 PDT 2007
87         - Updated dependencies for HTML::TreeBuilder::XPath
88
89 0.06  Sat May 12 15:47:27 PDT 2007
90         - Now don't use decoded_content to work with new H::R::Encoding
91
92 0.05  Wed May  9 18:21:22 PDT 2007
93         - Added (less DSL-ish) Web::Scraper->define(sub { ... }) syntax
94         - Fixed bug where the module dies if there's no encoding found in HTTP response headers
95         - Added more examples in eg/
96         - When we get value using callback, pass HTML::Element object as $_, in addition to $_[0]
97           (Suggested by Matt S. Trout)
98         - If the expression (1st argument to process()) starts with "/", it's
99           treated as a direct XPath and no Selector-to-XPath conversion is done.
100
101 0.04  Wed May  9 00:55:32 PDT 2007
102         - *API CHANGE* Now scraper {} returns Web::Scraper object and not closure.
103           You should call ->scrape() to get the response back.
104           (Suggested by Marcus Ramberg)
105
106           I loved the code returning closure, but this is more compatible to
107           scrapi.rb API and hopefully less confusing to people.
108
109 0.03  Tue May  8 23:04:13 PDT 2007
110         - use 'TEXT' rather than 'content' to grab text from element
111           to be more compatible with scrapi
112         - Added unit tests using Test::Base
113         - Refactored internal code for easier reading
114         - chained callbacks are now passed HTML::Element, not HTML, to avoid double HTML parsing
115         - Implemented callbacks (iterator) API
116         - Added 'process_first' to be compatible with scrapi
117
118 0.02  Tue May  8 20:03:37 PDT 2007
119         - Added dependencies to Makefile.PL
120
121 0.01  Tue May  8 04:05:59 2007
122         - original version
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