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Posted on 2002-04-18
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Hi,
I would like to be able to do the following:
Download websites and then remove all external links from site ( including banner links ) and then have a "viewer" browser to browse the website offline. The "viewer" can be any browser, doesn't have to be a specially developed browser. I would also like to have any flash and java components stay in tact after links are removed.
So I would basically need some perl script to run through the html pages and look for the external links and remove them.
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so you want links removed, but flash and java to stay, how about the images? if you get rid of the banners it will kill images also 99% of the time.

--Dabomb
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by:psimation
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Banners aren't really a problem, if you just get rid of the links, the banner's image should still be intact?? It just won't link right?
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the banner is still called by an <IMG SRC> tag, flash is <EMB SRC> links are <A HREF> the links are just underlying on the banner.
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OK, I'm going to accept DABOMB's suggestion, but for the record and for PAQ's , it did not solve my problem; I'm giving up on this.
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