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Adding new event: discoverycomplete #10

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Adding event 'discoverycomplete' to emit the discovered resources of a queued item.


Thanks, looks good! I'll have to update the documentation to include it. :)

@cgiffard cgiffard merged commit 5610ff6 into cgiffard:master
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Commits on Dec 27, 2012
  1. @mmoulton
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  1. +8 −2 index.js
10 index.js
@@ -279,7 +279,7 @@ var Crawler = function(host,initialPath,initialPort,interval) {
// This might be a bit of a gamble... but get hard-coded strings out of javacript: URLs
// They're often popup-image or preview windows, which would otherwise be unavailable to us
return resources;
@@ -348,7 +348,13 @@ var Crawler = function(host,initialPath,initialPort,interval) {
// Input some text/html and this function will delegate resource discovery, check link validity
// and queue up resources for downloading!
function queueLinkedItems(resourceData,queueItem) {
- discoverResources(resourceData,queueItem).forEach(function(url){ queueURL(url,queueItem); });
+ var resources = discoverResources(resourceData,queueItem);
+ // Emit discovered resources. ie: might be useful in building a graph of
+ // page relationships.
+ crawler.emit("discoverycomplete",queueItem,resources);
+ resources.forEach(function(url){ queueURL(url,queueItem); });
// Clean and queue a single URL...
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