Feb 27, 2008, 11:37 PM
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Web searching using perl...?
I just need help like how to go with this ......
what should i go through to do this.....or in short can anyone guide me like psedocde for this......
It is like web searching for given key words called query ,then stores the list of url....
so, what concept in perl should i know to do it....is it like cgi.....i went thr gogle..i could'nt figure out exactly....
Here is the flow below..
It is windows based perl....
1)We have list of records from a database which has list of names
2) with firstname, middle initial , last name we query...that is use them as keyword as search in google or any searh engine...
3)Count the number of results that come back
5)Get the urls for all the results on that come back
6)Output the count to the screen
7)Output the urls to a flat file