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[REBOL] Re: better post, get, cookie support?

From: gchiu:compkarori at: 28-Aug-2002 8:23

On Tue, 27 Aug 2002 08:39:05 -0700 (PDT) "Ed O'Connor" <[rebologue--yahoo--com]> wrote:
>Bake your own cookie management system >Negotiate POST/GET transactions >Trap/manage redirects >Set the USER-AGENT, encoding types, etc. >Handle http uploads >Https and ftp > >The list of needs are pretty attainable and >well-defined. I think it would help RT to sew this up >a bit better so that it is a key feature. But since >they are busy inventing the future, it would be >extremely beneficial to the Rebol if a standard script >or proxy mode were made available by some of the >CGI/http/networking gurus on this list. Then >spidery-apps and dashboards like Watson would be >attainable by nearly anyone with /View and a keyboard. > >How popular might a solid kit like this be? Try VERY. >I mean, does anyone really want to muck around with Tk >and Perl for this sort of thing?
To get round the limitations of Rebol in this respect, I use cURL, and build cURL scripts dynamically using View/Pro which I then call. However, I still have not been able to log onto hotmail ( which uses https ). :( -- Graham Chiu