The download-curl package

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High-level file download based on URLs

Download web content as strict or lazy bytestringrs, strings, HTML tags, XML, RSS or Atom feeds or JSON, using the curl network library.

Importing the library:

import Network.Curl.Download

Loading a webpage as a ByteString:

doc  <- openURI "http://haskell.org"

Loading from a file:

doc  <- openURI "file:///tmp/A.hs"

Loading a HTML page as a list of tags:

tags <- openAsTags "http://haskell.org"

Loading a HTML page as XML:

tags <- openAsXML "http://haskell.org"

Loading an RSS or Atom feed:

feed <- openAsFeed "http://haskell.org"

These data types can the be processed further with the XML, Feed and TagSoup libraries.

Properties

Versions 0.0, 0.1, 0.1.1, 0.1.2, 0.1.3, 0.1.4
Dependencies base (>=3 && <6), bytestring, curl, feed, tagsoup (>=0.8 && <0.15), xml [details]
License BSD3
Copyright (c) 2008, Don Stewart <dons@galois.com>
Author Don Stewart
Maintainer Don Stewart <dons@galois.com>
Category Network
Home page http://code.haskell.org/~dons/code/download-curl
Uploaded Tue Mar 6 15:26:13 UTC 2012 by SoenkeHahn
Updated Thu Nov 3 17:43:58 UTC 2016 by AdamBergmark to revision 2
Distributions Debian:0.1.4, NixOS:0.1.4
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