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On Fri, 15 May 2015 21:56:51 +0000, Thijs Schreijer
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>I think you would need a 'fetching' and a 'parsing' element. For fetching you could use Copas [1], which has recently gained async client support for http(s) (luasec required for the 's' part). See this example [2] for fetching multiple pages simultaneously/async.
>For parsing; depends on the complexity. If it's simple, use lua patterns. Otherwise the proposed lua-gumbo seems a good fit (just read the readme, have no experience with it).

Thanks for the infos. Are those available as LuaRocks? It's easier to
install for newbies.

"lua patterns" = regex?