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Can screen scrapers write back to the source webpage ?

 
Dinesh Bhattacharya
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Just wondering if Screenscrapers can write as well as they read from source pages ?
 
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How would you think that they might do that?
 
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Why would a screen scrapper want to read/write to a web page ? Should you not be using a scrapper to temporarily integrate with legacy technology like a mainframe terminal instead ? A browser interface is certainly not legacy
 
Dinesh Bhattacharya
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Sorry my bad. I meant a legacy Terminal, not a webpage... Kinda makes more sense now.
 
Muhammad Asif
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You mean a screen scraper over a legacy terminal ? I think they can read as well as write....

Please correct me if i am wrong.
 
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