The download-curl package

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High-level file download based on URLs

Download web content as strict bytestring, 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), bytestring, curl, feed, tagsoup (>0.1 && <0.13), 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 Wed Jul 2 00:26:00 UTC 2008 by DonaldStewart
Updated Thu Apr 2 16:15:08 UTC 2015 by AdamBergmark to revision 2   [What is this?]
Distributions Debian:0.1.4, NixOS:0.1.4
Downloads 3639 total (302 in the last 30 days)
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