[wwwsearch-general] python - mechanize/browser/POST issue

John J Lee jjl at pobox.com
Wed Sep 3 23:53:06 CEST 2008

On Tue, 2 Sep 2008, bruce wrote:
> using mechanize/Browser, i can easily do a url/get, and process submitting a
> form that uses a GET as the action. however, I'm not quite sure how to
> implement the submittal of a form, that uses the POST action.

Same way as any other form.

The HTTP method used is determined by the value of the form element's 
"action" attribute.


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