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RE: sort of tangent to curl -- web browser/extension

From: Bill Mercer via curl-users <>
Date: Wed, 2 Jun 2021 21:54:46 +0000

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> Subject: Re: sort of tangent to curl -- web browser/extension
> Hi Petr.
> Thanks so much for your time on this.
> As far as I can tell. It appears that the overall sit/process uses "blocking" tech
> from perimterX. This combines with recaptcha and other processes to impact
> the ability to access the data. Even using the browser/tabs too fast will
> generate issues.

Honestly, if the site owners are going to these lengths to prevent you from doing what you're trying to do, you may want to reevaluate whether it's worth the effort.
> I'm thinking a possible solution might be to go in a "different"
> direction via some sort of browser extension which would access the content
> and then send the content off to a extern server for parsing/processing.

This sounds a lot like capturing a HAR and replaying it.

Received on 2021-06-02