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These services are currently unavailable. Live SIOC exports of boards.ie data will be enabled in August.
Search and retrieval of data
Here are some search and retrieval services based on this data:
Accessing live data over HTTP
If you want to access the files over HTTP (this is an easy way to make the links work), you can use a http proxy such as the simple proxy in Python.
find 1998/ -type f | python http_proxy.py 12345 http_proxy=localhost:12345 wget http://www.boards.ie/vbulletin/sioc.php?sioc_type=forum&sioc_id=7