Re: Automating HTTP User Authentication
> Is there any way to send a username/password pair in the URL for an HTTP
> request similar to how it can be done for ftp?
> For example to log into an FTP site (other than anonymous) I can do this:
The answer is yes. I had tried it and it didn't work. Obviously I had the
password wrong. Sorry for panicking and sending to the list ;-)
> http://username:firstname.lastname@example.org/ does not authentication them. I was
Yes it does.
Sorry for the interruption.