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Beautiful soup truncates results
When scraping a long web page the printed results get cut truncated. Any advice?
import requests
from bs4 import BeautifulSoup
URL = ''
page = requests.get(URL)
soup = BeautifulSoup(page.content, 'html.parser')
Quote:printed results get cut truncated
How so?
(Mar-08-2020, 03:52 AM)Larz60+ Wrote:
Quote:printed results get cut truncated
How so?

The code will print the first 992 lines of text which is not the entirety. There is still more to follow.

<sample output>
<many lines>
I have updated the plugin in the first post so that it manages angular brackets that contain recognised HTML tags.

I tested it with variations of the following text file:

This is a line of text
This is <HELLO> <i>another</i>
<end sample>
It's there, you just cant see it because no formatting.
change line 6 to
Strangely enough, on a different computer the original code works fine. .prettyfy() did make more tags visible than just .text
Thank you all. - JJ

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