A Uniform Resource Locator (URL) is a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) that specifies where an identified resource is available and the mechanism for retrieving it.

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Regex to parse URIs for their correctness according to RFC 3986

I recently came to write a regex to parse URIs. Now I wonder, did I miss something? Did I make a mistake or could I have written it cleaner? That's why I'm here. In order to write the regex, I took ...
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Searching for a string in a downloaded PDF

This code goes to the website containing the PDF, downloads the PDF, then it converts this PDF to text. Finally, it reads this whole file (Over 5000 lines) into a list, line by line, and searches for ...
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Remove parameters from string containing URL

Is this the best way to remove URL parameters from a string containing an URL? ...
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Executing URL using Apache HttpClient

I have XML below which is stored as a String in xmlData variable and I need to pass this String to my URL in ...
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Appending URL parameters to links

I've got some pages that may or may not load with a ReturnUrl parameter, and some links that will be generated without that parameter (though I've applied a class to them). The site uses jQuery, and ...
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PHP login redirect security

I wish to redirect users to the login page if they attempt to visit a page which requires them to be logged in. After logging in, however, I want to redirect the user back to their original ...
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Nginx Alias vs Rewrite

I have two working configurations that, on the surface, seem to do the same thing. They both accomplish the functionality that I need: ...
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Parsing URLs in Pandas DataFrame

I'm working on a project, and the client needs their Google AdWords destination URL query parsed, and the values spell checked to eliminate any typos (use instead of us, etc). So what I'm doing is ...
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Safely include requested pages without a whitelist

Is this pretty safe from breakout attempts? I'd rather not make a whitelist and check if the requested page is in the array since theres a ton of pages. And I wanna keep it clean. So I'm looking for a ...
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Parse prospero-Parameters

Prospero is a URI Scheme. There you have fields and values. Would you guys check this code and give common suggestions or even testcases for junit-Tests? Sorry Docu is in German. ...
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Parallel “wget” in Java

Purpose: write Java program that downloads a list of URLs specified on commandline in parallel (simultaneously), reporting download completion every second. My solution follows below, please point ...
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Create nice url with diactrics removal

Please review my class. It uses iconv() (it's probably not the best solution however I haven't found any better alternative to change unknown characters). ...
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Pagination filtering

I want to check if there is page variable (in URL) and if it is, if it's correct - it cannot be number 1 because this is default page and it should be valid int ...
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Serializing JSON data coming from two URLs in the same object

I have two URLs (urlA and urlB) and both the URL gives me a JSON response back in the same JSON format. Below is my JSON string ...
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Showing the domain of a URL

I have such a method which takes a URL, such as http://twitter.com/ttt or twitter.com/dasd, and should show its domain with http: http://twitter.com and name twitter ...
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Simple python script to shorten URLs in specified text files

A recent question inspired me to write a script for this task: Shorten URLs in specified text files using googleapis.com Handle multiple URLs, whether on the same line or multiple lines The ...
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PHP URL Shortener

I just developed a URL shortener. index.php: ...
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Git commit-msg URL shortener

I have just written my first git hook script. It is very simple that simply finds any URLs in the commit message and uses the Google URL shortener to rewrite the URL nicely. it is located here. I ...
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Generating the pretty bit at the end of a URL

I'm having a dip into F# and am attempting not to write it like it's C#. One area that bothers me is using members of System.String. These often need to be chained ...
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Cleaner or better readability in URL composition

I have a URL that is hardcoded via a config which I extract into a config: ...
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Load images, manipulate DOM, store/retrieve data using localStorage

I wrote a little code sample which: load images manipulate DOM (replace images) store/retrieve related data using localStorage ...
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Add a set of querystring params to a URL

Example cases: Need to add x=1, y=2 and querystring variables to the following URLs: ...
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Resolve (domainless) machine name from DNS alias

So I have a URI with a DNS alias, and I need to dynamically replace the alias with the actual machine. I started out with this: ...
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Split download file buffer by any number of threads

This is my first attempt at splitting the download buffer into several threads by the number provided. I want to improve on performance and better implementation approach. ...
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Making a URL by prioritizing the keys if multiple keys are present efficiently

I recently started using the Builder pattern in one of my projects. Below is my builder class - ...
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How can I better my URL checker program?

I made a LinkChecker program which checks URLs from a text file and outputs status into another file like this: ...
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Getting information from URL efficiently

I wrote a dirty and ugly code to show in console how many bugs are left until the release of elementary codename Isis. The code works but it's pretty inefficient. What it does is: downloads the ...
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Spliterator implementation

I'm trying to post a little tutorial on the new Spliterator class. There are many tutorials these days on using stream starting from a standard Java collection, but ...
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Download URL from clipboard

This is a Python script I made to download a URL from the clipboard. When a new URL is copied to a clipboard it adds the URL to a download queue, then on a separate thread it downloads the URL to a ...
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Refactor module for calls to internal image service

Looking for help refactoring the following code to follow a Functional Programming paradigm. The first function builds a configuration object with default settings and optional presets, while the ...
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Adding time offsets to create future dates

How can I shorten this (working) code to create future dates in ruby for use as params in URLs? I'm doing: ...
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Loading car photo's

I have been developing a small application for a client which combines two arrays together and then creates a URL and then loads the images on the same page from the given URL. I'd like you to look ...
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Persistable specifications in symfony

I'm creating an app where the user will be able to create HTTP request matchers. So the RequestMatchers will match HTTP method, path, query parameters, etc., for ...
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Return current URL

I was unable to find how to get current URL so here's what I've made. Brief tests didn't reveal anything bad. Your thoughts, educated opinions, suggestions, and comment on potential bugs or ...
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Binding click event and avoid duplicate code in jquery

Please refer below code ...
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Removing everything after a certain character

I was just writing code, and wanted to make a piece that removes everything after the character ? if it's found within the URL. ...
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Finding e-commerce site of the product URL given and see if it is supported

I am building a Python app in which user can maintain wishlist of the products. I only support few e-commerce sites and do not support country specific sites (e.g I may support amazon.com but not ...
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Remove a parameter and its value from URL's query string

I'm coding an algorithm to remove a parameter (let's call it foo) from URL strings. Of course, after the foo parameter removal, ...
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Ad page optimization?

Any suggestions on how to shorten this would be greatly appreciated. This code takes three parameters through the URL and displays a page with targeted ads. I especially need help on how to cut down ...
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Add query string to a URL

I have written this code which adds a querystring to a URL: ...
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Finding PHP URL

I've made a Regex to find any URL on site, which uses PHP: ...
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Multiple serial URL requests in Objective-C / iOS

I want to check the existence of various API endpoints by doing serial URL request. If the first one fails, I want to try the second one, if the second fails I want to try the third one, etc. Here is ...
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Reading and writing an unknown character into an appropriately named file

I would like to refactor this code a bit further and make it better and more generic. As of right now, it is doing what I want it to do (reading a list of URL's, splitting the query and the ampersand ...
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Send an email if a URL is down twice only

We want to check if a URL is down or not. But sometimes, the environment is down for maintenance for 3-4 hours and we don't want to keep sending emails during that time. I have written a shell script ...
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What do you think of my regex for URL validation?

I would like you to review my regex. It's suppose to recognize common URLs like: ...
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Shortening my questions code

Is there any other way to shorten this code without sacrificing readability? I am fairly new to C#, let alone programming, and I wanted to know if this is as short as this code can possibly become. ...
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Opening a list of URLs and splitting the queries into different files

I recently made a program in Python to open a list of URLs and split the queries into different files. I want to make this code more generic and simple. I am open to suggestions. ...
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A (comprehensive) URI parser for Python

For a code challenge, I'm trying to write a comprehensive URI parser in Python that handles both URIs with authority paths (ex: URLs such as ...
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URL percent encoding function

I wrote a custom URL encoding function and I'd like to run it past a few other experienced C developers. I have tested it on a few strings, and it has worked on all of them. This is to be run on ...