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Web automated access tool

arikb asked
Last Modified: 2010-04-20
Hello all

I am looking for an automated (scripted?) web access tool.

It must know how to download web pages (like wget), BUT - it must be able to fill forms and maintain cookies.

For example, say I want to login to "Experts Exchange", go to my favorite question, submit a comment and download all the current comments to a file.

If there is some way to extract data from the page into variables and use it inside the script - the better.

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