[thelist] site downloading tool

martin.p.burns at uk.pwcglobal.com martin.p.burns at uk.pwcglobal.com
Tue Oct 30 12:35:23 CST 2001

Memo from Martin P Burns of PricewaterhouseCoopers

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Yup - don't put them on the web.

If some of the content is on password protected pages (eg
with .htaccess or some other form of access control), it'll
make it a bit tougher for automated tools, but not impossible.


To:   thelist at lists.evolt.org

Subject:  Re: [thelist] site downloading tool

Is there a way to *prevent* users from downloading all files at once
for unhonorable intentions?

At 18:19 30.10.01 +0000, you wrote:
>I use wget for this purpose. Yet another reason to install Cygwin on your
>Windows PC.... :)
>Ed Courtenay
>((wrong && wrong) != right)
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>From: "Marc Seyon" <seyon at delime.com>
>To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org>
>Sent: Tuesday, October 30, 2001 5:47 PM
>Subject: [thelist] site downloading tool
> > G'day all,
> >
> > I know this has been discussed, but not sure what to search for in the
> > archives. I'm looking for a tool to download an entire site from the
> > Yes, I have only honourable intentions :-)

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