Wget and Yahoo login?

2008-09-08 Thread Donald Allen
There was a recent discussion concerning using wget to obtain pages from yahoo logged into yahoo as a particular user. Micah replied to Rick Nakroshis with instructions describing two methods for doing this. This information has also been added by Micah to the wiki. I just tried the simpler of

Re: Wget and Yahoo login?

2008-09-08 Thread Donald Allen
Internet Explorer. This option allows you to change the User-Agent line issued by Wget. Use of this option is discouraged, unless you really know what you are doing. On Mon, Sep 8, 2008 at 12:25 PM, Donald Allen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: There was a recent discussion concerning using

Re: Wget and Yahoo login?

2008-09-09 Thread Donald Allen
On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 3:14 AM, Daniel Stenberg [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 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

Re: Wget and Yahoo login?

2008-09-09 Thread Donald Allen
On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 12:23 PM, Micah Cowan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Donald Allen wrote: On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 3:14 AM, Daniel Stenberg [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Mon, 8 Sep 2008, Donald Allen wrote: The page I get is what would

Re: Wget and Yahoo login?

2008-09-09 Thread Donald Allen
On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 1:29 PM, Micah Cowan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Donald Allen wrote: The result of this test, just to be clear, was a page that indicated yahoo thought I was not logged in. Those extra items firefox is sending appear

Re: Wget and Yahoo login?

2008-09-09 Thread Donald Allen
On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 1:41 PM, Micah Cowan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Donald Allen wrote: I am doing the yahoo session login with firefox, not with wget, so I'm using the first and easier of your two suggested methods. I'm guessing you

Re: Wget and Yahoo login?

2008-09-09 Thread Donald Allen
On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 1:51 PM, Micah Cowan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Donald Allen wrote: On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 1:41 PM, Micah Cowan [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Donald Allen wrote: I am doing the yahoo session

Re: Wget and Yahoo login?

2008-09-09 Thread Donald Allen
all provided critical advice in solving this problem. /Don On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 2:21 PM, Donald Allen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, Sep 9, 2008 at 1:51 PM, Micah Cowan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Donald Allen wrote: On Tue, Sep 9, 2008