Need a PHP5 script for use with a crontab to download each day all market data files linked from the following web pages. Need to store downloaded files in a directory in .bz2 format, parse the downloaded files and insert all the data from the files into a mysql database tables with fields corresponding to the downloaded file format to enable future retrieval. After each download, a confirmation email should be sent specifying the number and identity of files downloaded and the number of records inserver in the database. All the files have similar formats, thus the parsing is very straught forward: MTH/ ---- DAILY ---- PT EST ---- PRIOR DAY ---- STRIKE OPEN HIGH LOW LAST SETT CHGE VOL SETT VOL INT The pages with market data file links are: [url removed, login to view] [url removed, login to view] [url removed, login to view] [url removed, login to view] [url removed, login to view]
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
Freebsd 6.2, PHP5, mysql.