Re: [htdig] update digging

Frank Guangxin Liu (
Tue, 2 Mar 1999 20:33:35 -0500 (EST)

> On Tue, 2 Mar 1999, Frank Guangxin Liu wrote:
> > Does that mean it won't discover/dig new URLs either?
> No. After all, new URLs must have arrived from pages that have changed,

Yes (hopefully). Now the question is
Will htdig follow those new URLs though they are not in the original
db file? Or htdig only update those existing URLs?

> right? :-) Since it will detect the page has changed, it will re-parse it
> and find the new URLs.

Yes, it can find new URLs, but will it follow those URLs and add
the new stuff in the db?

> -Geoff Hutchison
> Williams Students Online

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