We have created a program used to download data from arbitrary websites. This program is called Universal Downloader. The interface to a given website is described with an xml file.
The task is to create an xml file suitable for downloading from a specific website.
The attached documentation consists of three zipped files.
Please read [url removed, login to view] in [url removed, login to view] file first. The documents in [url removed, login to view] describes the UD interface and provides sample data for you to become familiar with its operation.
Next read [url removed, login to view] in Denton.zip. Contained in this zip file is a description of the interface and the language used by UD. You need to know this interface in order to create the xml file.
The third and final set of documents is in [url removed, login to view], Please read [url removed, login to view] for instructions.
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
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