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DEiXTo

Description

This plugin is still UNDER PREPARATION. Please DO NOT download as long as you read these lines!

DEiXTo (or ΔEiXTo) is a powerful web data extraction tool that is based on the W3C Document Object Model (DOM). It allows users to create highly accurate “extraction rules” (wrappers) that describe what pieces of data to scrape from a website.

DEiXTo can contend with a wide range of websites with high precision and recall. It provides the user with an arsenal of features aiming at the construction of well-engineered extraction rules. Wrappers built with GUI DEiXTo can be scheduled to run automatically providing automated access to resources of interest and saving users a lot of time, energy and repetitive effort.

This plugin integrates the DEiXTo CLE into wordpress.

This plugin is still UNDER PREPARATION. Please DO NOT download as long as you read these lines!

Installation

  1. Unzip the file deixto.zip to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory or upload it through the plugin installer in WordPress.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

FAQ

What are the requirements?

To use this WordPress plugin, you need to have compiled a certain set of rules for extraction. This set of rules goes by the slang ‘wrapper’. Therefore, you need a wrapper file (.wpf)

How can I build a wpf file?

The easiest option is to go to the DEiXTo website and download the DEiXTo GUI from the download section.

Contributors & Developers

“DEiXTo” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Changelog

0.2

  • First Public release.

0.1

  • Private release.