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[REBOL] Re: http scheme to support cookies

From: gchiu::compkarori::co::nz at: 18-Apr-2005 19:39

>i don't have anything against the authors of those scripts, they >probably didn't know about schemes or were impressed by them (as you
You're correct on this. The cookies-client script was one I hacked in 1999 for a specific reason .. to grab and send cookies to, and enable a web to sms gateway .. which worked until killed the free sms. The script was not really intended for public consumption. The first article that was even vaguely official on schemes from came out of Jeff Kreis in 2001.
>variables called "cookie-data" and "cookie-data2" instead of the
Yep, I only needed to capture two cookies.
>common datastructure for ports and protocols, they use weird function >interfaces such as "tmp: HTTP-TOOLS []" (to fetch >a page which sends you a cookie) instead of the familiar read... >
Yes again. But it does indeed capture the cookie for me .. I just tried it.
>has anyone looked into adapting the default http scheme to support >cookies (ie. be able to set them and/or remember them across reads)?
And yes again. Turned out to be quite straight forward to do for both http and https. -- Graham Chiu