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Visual FoxPro Public Data project
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  • Posted: Sat, Feb 25, 2012
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Our company maintains a custom Visual Foxpro program that scrapes data from public sites. Each US State has information available for our client, that involves reading the web page, finding the delimiters, verifying the content and providing for exceptions.

The program is already reading the web pages and provides the structure for the delimiting of the data. It is already working for 3 states. The pattern is 2 pages read that contain up to 15 fields. I estimate each state would take One hour to find the initial pages, 2 or 3 hours to determine the unique delimiters for the 15 fields and another couple hours to provide for exceptions.

The task here is to learn our fairly simple program and adapt it for our use in the other 47 states, one at a time (Some states will not be possible, so the actual number will be less). Once complete, we will install on our servers to run.

This project is ready to roll! Could be Fixed price or Hourly. Would like to do one State to test the ac...

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FoxPro Administration
Job ID: 28902502
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