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From Nick Kew <>
Subject Re: html parsing filter
Date Mon, 27 Mar 2006 00:22:59 GMT
On Monday 27 March 2006 00:01, Miso G. wrote:
> Has anyone created a filter that parses html for let's say links to
> images only already? Or are there any examples on the web of similar
> filters (if so, where?).

mod_accessibility, mod_proxy_html, mod_publisher all filter HTML and
generate SAX events for elements (such as links).

> What I am trying to achieve is create a filter/module that will gather
> all the links to images from html pages before they are served to the
> client and send them off to memory cache, sort of pre-load them, in case
> the client decides to follow one of those links.

That doesn't make sense to me.  mod_cache would accomplish the same
thing (for all but the first user, at least) far more simply and robustly.

Nick Kew

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