On Mon, 8 Sep 2008, Donald Allen wrote:
The page I get is what would be obtained if an un-logged-in user went to the
specified url. Opening that same url in Firefox *does* correctly indicate
that it is logged in as me and reflects my customizations.
First, LiveHTTPHeaders is the Firefox plugin everyone who tries these stunts
need. Then you read the capure and replay them as closely as possible using
As you will find out, sites like this use all sorts of funny tricks to figure
out you and to make it hard to automate what you're trying to do. They tend to
when trying this with non-browsers.
It's certainly still possible, even without using the browser to get the first
cookie file. But it may take some effort.