Provides information on ways to automate online tasks using webbots and spiders, covering such topics as parsing data from Web pages, managing cookies, sending and receiving email, and decoding encrypted files.PHP includes two simple built-in functions for downloading files from a networka fopen() and fgets(). The fopen() function does two things. First, it creates a network socket, which represents the link between your webbot and the network anbsp;...
|Title||:||Webbots, Spiders, and Screen Scrapers, 2nd Edition|
|Publisher||:||No Starch Press - 2012|