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by Latro Dektes
Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: BlackWidow
Topic: Date of saved file is today rather than date of file on server
Replies: 2
Views: 2111

Re: Date of saved file is today rather than date of file on server

FYI, I realize now that the best way to keep the last-modified-date of the file on the server is to use wget
by Latro Dektes
Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: BlackWidow
Topic: Date of saved file is today rather than date of file on server
Replies: 2
Views: 2111

Date of saved file is today rather than date of file on server

Is BW able to save a file with the server date rather than the date downloaded? Westbyte's IDA implements that option by actually changing the date of the downloaded file to match the original. Here is a simple example that demonstrates the problem [BlackWidow v6.00 filters] URL = https://www.librar...
by Latro Dektes
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: BlackWidow
Topic: downloading full-sized images from coppermine gallery
Replies: 5
Views: 10746

Re: downloading full-sized images from coppermine gallery

I often have trouble getting BW to work, so I was pleased that your filter settings worked. (I copied your code and pasted it into my BW Filters tab) (Your settings saved 600 good-resolution jpg files, as expected. And without the thumb_ filter it saved 600 low-resolutions thumbnails.) QUESTION : Wi...
by Latro Dektes
Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: BlackWidow
Topic: BW barks up all branches of the folder tree
Replies: 4
Views: 5310

Re: BW barks up all branches of the folder tree

Thank you. I'm all set now.
End of line.
by Latro Dektes
Thu Feb 07, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: BlackWidow
Topic: BW barks up all branches of the folder tree
Replies: 4
Views: 5310

Re: BW barks up all branches of the folder tree

Yes, it is best to begin at the citing page. I hadn't realized that they are listed here: www.boston.gov/departments/inspectional-services/zoning-board-appeal So that solves today's chore. But while I have your attention let me ask whether you are surprised by the failure of my first 2 tries. Try 1 ...
by Latro Dektes
Thu Feb 07, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: BlackWidow
Topic: BW barks up all branches of the folder tree
Replies: 4
Views: 5310

BW barks up all branches of the folder tree

Goal: I would like to download pdf files similar to this one: www.boston.gov/sites/default/files/imce-uploads/2018-08/hearing_minutes_for_july_10_2018.pdf Try 1) I pasted that URL into BlackWidow. Unfortunately BW crashes when I press "scan" Try 2) I shortened the URL to www.boston.gov/sites/default...