Accessing Web site contents from a Python script (with use of Cookie)

Aki Niimura akineko at pacbell.net
Tue Jul 8 22:57:32 CEST 2003


Ian Bicking <ianb at colorstudy.com> wrote in message 
> On Mon, 2003-07-07 at 23:50, Aki Niimura wrote:
> > I'm currently having a problem completing my script because the contents 
> > I would like to access in the Web site is a dynamic content and it is 
> > generated based on the Cookie contents which are set in another page.
> 
> You should use ClientCookie:
>   http://wwwsearch.sourceforge.net/ClientCookie/

Thank you for getting me know such interesting Python module is available.

I made my script working using HTTPResponse.getheader('Set-Cookie') and
HTTPResponse.putheader('Cookie', cookie). Using ClientCookie would make 
such process hidden. I should use it next time.

Thanks!
Aki Niimura




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