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jamesturk committed Sep 27, 2012
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@@ -5,7 +5,7 @@ scrapelib
scrapelib is a library for making requests to websites, particularly those
that may be less-than-reliable.
-scrapelib originated as part of the `Open States <http://openstates.org/`_
+scrapelib originated as part of the `Open States <http://openstates.org/>`_
project to scrape the websites of all 50 state legislatures and as a result
was therefore designed with features desirable when dealing with sites that
have intermittent errors or require rate-limiting.
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ requests as-is:
* All of the power of the suberb `requests <http://python-requests.org>`_ library.
* HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP requests via an identical API
* support for simple caching with pluggable cache backends
-* request throtting
+* request throttling
* configurable retries for non-permanent site failures
* optional robots.txt compliance

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