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    How to grab URLs from IRC channels, save them to mysql, and display them on a webpage:[edit]

    urlgrab.tcl v0.7 (by RufusDE <Thomas.KoesterATrz.Uni-Osnabrueck.DE>)
    already handles all the regex'ing nicely, and because no problem should ever be solved twice, we just take this one to start with.

    Note: It only logs to a text file though, but we have libmysqltcl installed (on s23.org) so we can add MySql commands like this:

    # added sql insert by mutante 
    set db [mysqlconnect -host localhost -user <user> -password <password> -db ircurls]
    mysqlexec $db "INSERT INTO urlgrab SET url="$url",chan="$lchan",nick="$nick",date=now()"
    puthelp "privmsg mutante :Added to sql-db : url: $url chan: $lchan nick: $nick date: $ctime"
    mysqlclose $db  

    I inserted this between row 51 - 57 in the original script.
    Replace <user> and <password> with your mysql user / pass.
    You need to create a database "ircurls" with a table "urlgrab" or whatever you like,
    and the table structure is:

    Table structure for table `urlgrab`
    CREATE TABLE urlgrab (
      id int(5) unsigned NOT NULL auto_increment,
      url varchar(255) default NULL,
      nick varchar(32) default NULL,
      chan varchar(64) default NULL,
      date datetime NOT NULL default '0000-00-00 00:00:00',
      PRIMARY KEY  (id)
    ) TYPE=MyISAM;

    Now to the output part / webinterface: You can use f.e. php (or perl) to read from mysql:

     $db = mysql_connect("localhost", "<user>", "<pass>");
     $result = mysql_query("SELECT * FROM urlgrab",$db);
     while ($myrow = mysql_fetch_row($result)) {
      printf("%s <a target="new" href="%s">%s</a> %s %s %s 
      $myrow[0], $myrow[1], $myrow[1], $myrow[2], $myrow[3], $myrow[4],$myrow[5]);
    echo "<tr><td colspan="5">Total URLs found: $urlnum</td></tr>";
    echo "</table></body></html>";

    Which, if you play with it, looks something like:
    http://mutante.s23.org/urllog.php , (Which is now a broken link)
    While creating all this i found out Rufus already offers mysql_urlgrab.tcl, DOH!!!
    So you could as well just use that, but i didnt check it out yet ;)
    Rufus is also the maintainer of libmysqltcl himself it seems, so he should know pretty good. -mutante

    Related: Eggdrop | MySQL

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