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Re: Preserving newlines with Web::Scraper

by nysus (Parson)
on Dec 25, 2018 at 11:38 UTC ( #1227692=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Preserving newlines with Web::Scraper

Dug through the source code and hacked Web::Scraper to add the following to line #118: $t->no_space_compacting(1)

This changes the behavior of HTML::TreeBuilder module used by Web::Scraper to find the nodes in the HTML document. Maybe there is a better way, though?

UPDATE: this comment was made shortly after first comment without seeing it so is duplicative.

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