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RE: HTTPS POST with Reply

From: Lamar, Dave <>
Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2006 14:28:09 -0700

Dan/Kevin -
        The vendor did specifically state that we need to do a POST.
Cone one do a post with a following GET?
Is that why I see no new password that may have been generated?



-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Dan Fandrich
Sent: Friday, September 15, 2006 2:05 PM
To: the curl tool
Subject: Re: HTTPS POST with Reply

On Fri, Sep 15, 2006 at 01:45:42PM -0700, Lamar, Dave wrote:
> Kevin -
> Outstanding.
> Two issues I see here.
> 1. I have committed a CLM (Career Limiting Move) if I posted all
> username, password, URL entry.
> If there is a moderator that can edit and blank that out, I may retain
a job.

Yup, the secret is out. Better change that password, stat!

> On 9/15/06, Lamar, Dave <> wrote:
> Dan -
> Nope. The ip comes back with -
> curl: (6) Couldn't resolve host
> 'userid= XXXXXXXX &password= XXXXXXXX &command=requestnewpassword'
> curl: (51) SSL: certificate subject name ''
> not match target host name ''

I suspect whne you entered this command you accidentally moved the -d
the host name instead of after it.

> .so- trying the GET MEthod....
> $curl -v
> XXXXXXX &password= XXXXXXX &command=requestnewpassword "
> ... this appears to work....

Then it should also work with the original style of command line (using
the -d
option) on the new URL as long as you also add -G to use GET instead of

>>> Dan

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