To download magazine from issuu.com when the download option has been disabled. in practice the script doesn't actually download the pdf, but rather download the images of the pages of the flash object and then combines those into a pdf
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issuu_downloader.rb

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issuu.com Downloader

Downloads publications from issuu.com when the download option has been disabled for the hosted document. The resulting PDF could be OCR'ed in another step using pdfocr or similar.

In practice the script does not actually download the PDF, but rather downloads the images of the pages of the flash object, and then combines those into a PDF.

Details of construction

Dependencies

Requires ruby-mechanize