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Re: [TV] Data files
In list.comp.tv, worm wrote:
> Finally got LWP::UserAgent working so I can sort out my own
> fetching etc- but what is the preferred emthod of downloading? I
> have found the tar.gz auto downloading feature very useful, but is
> that heavy on the server compared to file-by-file requests?
The bulk download may well become the preferred option. If it's easier
for you, then I'd definitely recommend using it.
> Secondly, do you simply move files down a day and add in day 6
> every day, or do you regenerate the whole list?
The files are shifted down and then any missing files are fetched (which
would include day 6 and any failures from previous days).
This is done by "fetchtv.pl" in the source archive:
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