Anemone web-spider framework
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Anemone

DESCRIPTION

Anemone is a web spider framework that can spider a domain and collect useful information about the pages it visits. It is versatile, allowing you to write your own specialized spider tasks quickly and easily.

FEATURES

  • Multi-threaded design for high performance

  • Tracks 301 HTTP redirects to understand a page's aliases

  • Built-in BFS algorithm for determining page depth

  • Allows exclusion of URLs based on regular expressions

REQUIREMENTS

  • nokogiri

EXAMPLES

See the bin directory for several examples of useful Anemone tasks.