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Problem to crawle dynamically generated website content

At the moment the Watson Explorer Foundational Components Webcrawler(Seed "URLs") cannot execute javascript when crawling a webpage. This prevents the retrieval of dynamically generated website content (e.g. with Angular).
We are using Watson Explorer Foundational Components version 11.0.2.
  • Guest
  • Mar 6 2018
  • Will not implement
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Who would benefit from this IDEA?
Revenue Opportunity
Idea Priority Medium
How should it work?
Owning Tribe
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Customer
Geo - Use for OBDR Reporting only
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    YUTAKA MORIYA commented
    March 14, 2018 07:18

    There are some technical reasons why Javascript is not executed during crawling. It is recommended to crawl the underneath database directly if possible

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