[Durham] Something topical - urlwatch

Dougie Nisbet dougie at katsura.uk
Sun Apr 12 13:43:40 UTC 2020

Yep, that’s what I’m seeing with urlwatch. 


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> On 12 Apr 2020, at 13:52, Martin Ward <martin at gkc.org.uk> wrote:
> On 12/04/2020 13:05, Dougie Nisbet via Durham wrote:
>> I've been checking https://www.shipton-mill.com/queue regularly. I'm a regular shipton customer but it's a level playing field at the moment. I've had no success bagging a slot.
>> It may not be very sporting, but I decided to try urlwatch to keep an eye on the page. It's a very sparsely documented util but I've had success with it in the past. However when I try it on the Shipton Mill queue I think they have some sort of wizardry that causes a refresh every time. I tried curl too without any success.
> Each time I download the page (with wget) the following line changes:
> uniqueId = "Don't call this twice without a uniqueId page 1586693739";
> So urlwatch will keep telling you it has changed.
> -- 
>            Martin
> Dr Martin Ward | Email: martin at gkc.org.uk | http://www.gkc.org.uk
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