[Bioperl-l] Problem When searching PubMed

Hilmar Lapp hlapp at gmx.net
Thu Dec 18 15:24:35 EST 2008

On Dec 18, 2008, at 12:46 PM, Chris Fields wrote:

> Note that this calls the server over and over with a timeout in  
> between; I would highly recommend NOT retrieving 100000 records at  
> NCBI peak use times

NCBI may (and in the past has) also block your IP if you do that. Be  
nice to them, they're providing a great service.

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