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Re: [swish-e] How do I index via HTTP when authentication is

From: Peter Karman <peter(at)>
Date: Tue Feb 05 2008 - 22:22:23 GMT
Adam Douglas wrote on 2/5/08 3:29 PM:

> At this point
> I just need to know if all I do is load whichever the best module it is
> LWP::Agent or WWW:Mechanise and in theory this should work fine.

1. Do not confuse the use_cookies feature in with LWP::Agent or 
WWW:Mechanize. You likely don't need anything but with the appropriate 
config. When I talked about the other modules I wasn't aware of use_cookies.

2. WWW::Mechanize inherits (ISA) LWP::Agent. It's not an either/or.

Peter Karman  .  .  peter(at)
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Received on Tue Feb 5 17:22:31 2008