Web Archiving Integration Layer (WAIL) is a graphical user interface (GUI) atop multiple web archiving tools intended to be used as an easy way for anyone to preserve and replay web pages.
Tools included and accessible through the GUI are Heritrix 3.2.0 and Wayback 2.2.0. Support packages include Apache Tomcat and pyinstaller.
WAIL is written in Python.
"Archive Now!" button sets up crawl, initiates crawl and puts archive file in correct location to be indexed.
Wayback consumption can be checked with "Check Archive Status" button.
Once indexed, "View Archive" buttons shows all archives for URL in local Wayback.
Selecting the date in local Wayback displays the preserved webpage.
/Applicationsdirectory (thus creating
C:/drive (thus creating
All tools aggregated in this software maintain their respective licenses. WAIL is licensed under a GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0. WAIL's source is available on GitHub.
Send all questions, comments, and bug reports to Mat Kelly.