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Re: loging in with -F

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 4 Jun 2002 13:35:27 +0200 (MET DST)

On Tue, 4 Jun 2002, Fernando D. Mato Mira wrote:

> > You should probably make a post that fulfills the requirement the HTML form
> > sets. You can't pick a type at your own discretion. How does the <form>
> > [blurb] </form> tag stuff look?
> <form autocomplete="off"
> action=""
> method="POST" name="loginform">

This is a regular -d post. You can't use --form or -F to post to this URL.

> > > With the -d option, I manage to get through. Any ideas?
> >
> > Why not use -d if that works?
> Even if newlines were preserved, it won't work for Asian customers, for
> example.

Why not? What fails for "Asian customers" that you can't have curl do for

Using -F/--form is not the answer to your questions.

    Daniel Stenberg -- curl groks URLs --
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Received on 2002-06-04