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logo.gif Crawler

Name logo.gif Crawler
Status under development
Description meta-indexing engine for corporate logo graphics The robot runs at irregular intervals and will only pull a start page and its associated /.*logo\.gif/i (if any). It will be terminated once a statistically significant number of samples has been collected.
Purpose indexing
Type standalone
Platform unix
Language perl
Availability none
Owner Name Sevo Stille
Owner URL
Owner Email
Exclusion yes
Exclusion User-Agent logo_gif_crawler
Host *
From yes
UserAgent logo.gif crawler
History logo.gif is part of the design diploma of Markus Weisbeck, and tries to analyze the abundance of the logo metaphor in WWW corporate design. The crawler and image database were written by Sevo Stille and Peter Frank of the Institut für Neue Medien, respectively.
Environment research, statistics
ID logo_gif
Modified Date 25.5.97
Modified By Sevo Stille