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Spider Engine: Retrieve and process remote HTML pages

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This class can be used to retrieve and process HTML pages from remote Web sites.

It can retrieve one or more pages from Web sites. The URL of the pages may follow a numeric pattern.

The class looks for patterns in the pages HTML. The patterns are configurable.

The data found in the pages is passed to a separate function for custom processing that can be implemented by a sub-class.

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