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Re: can't login with curl in forum

From: Daniel Stenberg via curl-users <>
Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 12:15:41 +0200 (CEST)

On Wed, 13 May 2020, mierdatutis mi via curl-users wrote:

> -H 'Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded' \

This is default set by curl with -d, you can drop this.

> -H 'Cookie: __unam=913965-17172e02dcf-11b0effe-2;
> __utmz=106217502.1589268314.45.33.utmcsr=google|utmccn=(organic)|utmcmd=organic|utmctr=(not%20provided);
> __utma=106217502.805468631.1585552618.1589348787.1589353702.55;
> __utmc=106217502; PHPSESSID=n9etr6p57k84c6gqo6dj0q8n3t; __utmt=1;
> __utmb=106217502.43.10.1589353702' \

It seems very unlikely that your command line can just reuse the same cookies
your browser used. I advice you to fetch the login page with curl first and
store a fresh set of cookies generated for you (with -c) and then use those in
the login submission (with -b).

> --insecure

Don't use insecure. Let curl verify the server's cert!

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Received on 2020-05-13