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[UBOT] - Yahoo Answers Scraper Problem

Discussion in 'General Scripting Chat' started by red1eaf, Dec 17, 2011.

  1. red1eaf

    red1eaf Registered Member

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    I am trying to create a bot using UBOT 4 pro to do the following

    1) search http://answers.yahoo.com for a particular keyword
    2) scrape the Title of the question + 3 answers for each question
    3) do this for 100 questions.


    yahoo answers is using java script to display the results. For some reason i am not able to select the element of the question.

    I have attached the partial bot here. can the "super coders" here help please ?
     

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  2. fatboy

    fatboy Elite Member

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    You need to wildcard a couple of things before you add to list.
    Edited your ubot file and have attached to this post - successfully grabbed 10 URLS for the questions.

    HTH
     

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  3. red1eaf

    red1eaf Registered Member

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    Thanks a lot mate. Really appreciate your help.

    rep +1 thanks +1
     
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