The aptly titled ‘QdbScraper’ is a Perl script that can scrape and save all the quotes from a given QdbS-powered quote database as individual text files. At the moment, it is only designed to scrape QdbS’ default template, but support for others may be added in the future.
QdbScraper.pl [-d] [-f] [-p] [-s] [-w] URL
-d Manually set the directory that quotes are saved into.
-f Create a fortune cookie file from extracted quotes (boolean)
-w Manually set the wait delay (in seconds) between each page
load. (default: 2)
-s Manually set the starting page. (default: 1)
-p Manually set the total number of pages. (default: automatic)
URL The URL of the QDB to be scraped. See URL Instructions for
Always omit file names in the URL.
instead of: http://www.foobar.com/qdb/index.php
Always omit trailing slashes in the URL.
instead of: http://www.foobar.com/qdb/