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I tried using this code. It saved the cookies to a file, but I don't know how to use them or if I have to use them. But I think I am posting properly, but at the end of the code where I GET the data, it just gives me 'guest' data as if I didn't log in.
use HTTP::Response; use HTTP::Request; use LWP::UserAgent; use HTTP::Request::Common; use HTTP::Cookies; $login = "username"; $password = "password"; $action = ""; $cookie_file = "d:/perl/yahoo_cookie.txt"; $cookie_jar = HTTP::Cookies->new(file=>"$cookie_file"); $ua = LWP::UserAgent->new(); $ua->agent("Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT)"); $ua->timeout(600); $ua->cookie_jar(HTTP::Cookies->new(file => "$cookie_file", autosave => + 1)); $response= $ua->request(POST $action,[ '.tries'=>"1", '.done'=>"", '.src'=>"", 'lg'=>"us", '.intl'=>"us", 'login'=>$login, 'passwd'=>$password, '.chkp'=>"Y"]); $cookie_jar->extract_cookies($response); $content = $response->content(); print $response->as_string; $team1 = " +e=roster&lid=23413&mid=2"; use LWP::Simple; $content2 = get($team1); print $content2;
Is there something wrong with this? Am I GETing the data of the next page properly? By the way I am trying to do all of this in a DOS window. Can I do it that way? By the questions I am asking, I'm sure you can tell that I am new to this. I hope you can help. Thanks.

In reply to Re: Re: I am trying to access data from a site that needs login and password by aykes
in thread I am trying to access data from a site that needs login and password by aykes

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