Section: User Contributed Perl Documentation (3)
HTTP::Cookies::Microsoft - Access to Microsoft cookies files
use Win32::TieRegistry(Delimiter => "/");
my $cookies_dir = $Registry->
$cookie_jar = HTTP::Cookies::Microsoft->new(
file => "$cookies_dir\\index.dat",
'delayload' => 1,
my $browser = LWP::UserAgent->new;
$browser->cookie_jar( $cookie_jar );
This is a subclass of "HTTP::Cookies"
loads Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.x and 6.x for Windows (MSIE
See the documentation for HTTP::Cookies.
The following methods are provided:
- $cookie_jar = HTTP::Cookies::Microsoft->new;
The constructor takes hash style parameters. In addition
to the regular HTTP::Cookies parameters, HTTP::Cookies::Microsoft
recognizes the following:
delayload: delay loading of cookie data until a request
is actually made. This results in faster
runtime unless you use most of the cookies
since only the domain's cookie data
is loaded on demand.
Please note that the code DOESN
'T support saving to the MSIE
cookie file format.
Johnny Lee <email@example.com
Copyright 2002 Johnny Lee
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
Gisle Aas <firstname.lastname@example.org
COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE
This software is copyright (c) 2002 by Gisle Aas.
This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.