Using git-history to build a web scraper in less than a minute
Simon Willison describes in his blog post git-history, a python tool which leverages a pattern, previously described by Simon to scrape web content via Github actions. Basically the pattern scrapes a web resource and commits differences into a git repository. I wanted to try this pattern on a to this date static source of open data, to supply the future with a time series of this former static source. So I did with the parking data of Frankfurt and you can inspect the data in this repository.
2021-12-12 | 2 mins | 297 wordshttps://datengraben.com/en/posts/2021-12-12-git-history-ffm-parking/ Chris