Site scraping question

Ethan Blanton elb at
Thu Jan 28 09:28:52 EST 2016

Andrej Nemec spake unto us the following wisdom:
> We monitor this page:
> Is it all right for us to create a dump of this page every hour
> at maximum, to see if anything which we haven't yet encountered emerged?

Absolutely.  In general, as long as you're not scraping trac (on or our hg repositories
(, you can pull any given page at a reasonable
rate without anyone even noticing.

Note that RH does have employees on the packagers@ list, which is
another good resource for this purpose.  At a first glance, I see
huzaifas at and thoger at there.


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