Re: List files with TIdHTTP?

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Subject: Re: List files with TIdHTTP?
Posted by:  Remy Lebeau (TeamB) (gambit47.no.spam@no.spam.yahoo.com)
Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2004

"Greg Bullock" <bullo…@mrcmry.com> wrote in message
news:EB0353D93C99E240bullo…@mrcmry.com...

> Is there a way to use a TIdHTTP to list all the downloadable
> files matching a mask (e.g., "*.txt") from a web site?

No, because that is not a feature available in the HTTP protocol to begin
with.

> With a web browser, I can download all the *.txt files I care about

Please elaborate.  That is not a feature of HTTP, so you must be doing
something extra to accomplish it manually.  Please provide more details.

Gambit

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List files with TIdHTTP? posted by Greg Bullock on Mon, 12 Apr 2004