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bug #20645: Wget should possibly not slurp HTML files into mem just to process them

Submitter:  Micah Cowan <micahcowan>
Submitted:  Tue 31 Jul 2007 11:01:11 PM UTC
Category:  Code Architecture Severity:  2 - Minor
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  Needs Discussion
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  None Operating System:  None
Reproducibility:  None Fixed Release:  None
Planned Release:  1.15 Regression:  None
Work Required:  2 - Weeks Patch Included:  None
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Tue 07 Aug 2007 10:36:03 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Moving the HTML parser to a stream-based model, rather than dealing with the whole file as a chunk of memory, would also enable such things as spidering without touching disk I/O.

See bug 20714, regarding spidering without touching disk.

Micah Cowan <micahcowan>
Tue 31 Jul 2007 11:01:11 PM UTC, original submission:  

This is one of the issues encountered in bug 20496.

Micah Cowan <micahcowan>


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