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HTML Parsing Macro things for Humans.

Project description

Requests-Html-Macros is a little sugar on top of an already great html parseing library Requests-Html

This library aims to help make parsing the web a bit easier than it already is with Requests-Html! Create macros that can be reused over different web sites/sessions! Could you do this by hand with requests-html, yes probably pretty simply, but I only realized that liek half way through developing this library and then was just like screw it let’s push it out anyways!


from time import sleep

from requests_html_macro import Macro
from requests_html import HTMLSession

# Create a standard requests-html session
session = HTMLSession()
response = session.get('')

# Create a macro with the response
macro = Macro(response=response)

# Create a macro that uses the parse library to search through the html
@macro.search_pattern('Python is a {} language', first=True)
def foo(data):

# Creates a macro that uses a css selector
@macro.css_selector('#about', first=True)
def foo1(data):

@macro.xpath('//a', first=True)
def foo2(data):

while True:
    macro.response = session.get('')

To Install

$ pip install requests-html-macro

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