Liveweb proxy of the Wayback Machine project

Liveweb Proxy for Wayback Machine

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Liveweb proxy is component of Internet Archive's wayback machine project.

The liveweb proxy captures the content of a web page in real time, archives it into a ARC or WARC file and returns the ARC/WARC record back to the wayback machine to process. The recorded ARC/WARC file becomes part of the wayback machine in due course of time.

How to setup

  • make venv

    This setup a new virtual env in the project directory and instals all the dependencies.

  • make run

    This starts running the liveweb proxy.

  • make test

    Runs all the test cases.


Documentation is available at