[Tutor] getting a webpage via python
kent37 at tds.net
Wed Mar 9 14:29:46 CET 2005
Kent Johnson wrote:
> Paul Tremblay wrote:
>> So I just make a file called /etc/router_passwords and include
>> something like
>> WRT54G username password
>> Then parse the file, and supply the info to the password handler? This
>> is easy to do, and I guess it is secure.
The book "Foundations of Python Network Programming" has a sample program that uses a custom
urllib2.HTTPPasswordMgr to ask the user for the username and password, maybe you would like to use that?
The examples can be downloaded from the book Web site at
Look for the one called dump_info_auth.py
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