Re: [govtrack] Question on using Source Scripts
- On 03/27/2009 04:31 PM, josephsam28 wrote:
> BTW Great work you doing. I downloaded the source perl scripts whichWhy not rsync'ing the XML, out of curiosity?
> scrapes data from Thomas and trying to use those them instead of
> resync XML.
What you described is correct. The ALLSESSION thing is to do a full
update of all bill data, or to get missing files.
The way to update just changed bills, as best it can figure out, is with
update_by_digest.pl, which was not in the repository until just now.
- Josh Tauberer
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falsehood when preceded by its quotation!" Achilles to
Tortoise (in "Godel, Escher, Bach" by Douglas Hofstadter)
> What is the recommened way of using those script to get
> bill and vote updates. I been trying parse_status.pl ALLSESSION 110
> 1 But any new updates to Bills are not refreshing but running with 0
> option gets everything every day though... right? Any help is
> really appreciated.