hrbrmstr/splashr: Tools to Work with the 'Splash' 'JavaScript' Rendering and Scraping Service
Version 0.5.0

'Splash' is a 'JavaScript' rendering service. It is a lightweight web browser with an 'HTTP' API, implemented in 'Python' using 'Twisted' and 'QT' and provides some of the core functionality of the 'RSelenium' or 'seleniumPipes' R packages in a lightweight footprint. Some of 'Splash' features include the ability to process multiple web pages in parallel; retrieving 'HTML' results and/or take screen shots; disabling images or use 'Adblock Plus' rules to make rendering faster; executing custom 'JavaScript' in page context; getting detailed rendering info in 'HAR' format.

Getting started

Package details

MaintainerBob Rudis <[email protected]>
LicenseAGPL
Version0.5.0
URL http://github.com/hrbrmstr/splashr
Package repositoryView on GitHub
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("devtools")
library(devtools)
install_github("hrbrmstr/splashr")
hrbrmstr/splashr documentation built on Aug. 16, 2018, 9:23 p.m.