Re: [htdig] Final ?: start_url and limit_url_to

Geoff Hutchison (
Tue, 4 May 1999 09:39:47 -0400

At 7:42 AM -0400 5/4/99, Gabriel Fenteany wrote:
>In limit_urls_to can I do:
>limit_urls_to: {start_url}

Yes, though as written, this won't work. Try:

limit_urls_to: ${start_url}

>In other words, can I mix {start_url} with additional specific domains for
>the "troublesome" sites without index pages in limit_url_to?

Sure. ${start_url} is just a helpful default. All it wants is a list of
patterns to match. Heck, you can do what you have above, and add in a file
of limits:

limit_urls_to: ${start_url} \

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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