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Re: HTTPS Problem

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 7 Jan 2003 12:30:32 +0100 (MET)

On Sun, 5 Jan 2003, shlomit lisser wrote:

> then just a small question, I traced the header the IE is sending and
> successfully manage to get
> the data with. The only distinctive difference that I can see is that the
> POST line is of a full link -

> The site is secure despite the fact that the line contains an http prefix.

I seriously doubt that.

> Could that cause a problem?

Yes, curl does not and cannot use SSL on a site using http://.

> and more specifically is it possible to swap one header line? it could be a
> useful feature.
> (using -H will require building the whole header by our selfs right?)

-H adds, replaces or removes a single header.

But the POST line itself is not a "header", it is the request itself.

 Daniel Stenberg -- curl, cURL, Curl, CURL. Groks URLs.
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Received on 2003-01-07