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Re: libwww HOWTO

From: Erik Lotspeich <erik@lotspeich.org>
Date: Tue, 3 Aug 2004 02:05:20 +0000 (UTC)
To: Richard Hirner <richard@hirner.at>
Cc: www-lib@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.60.0408022340080.24470@shrimp.lotspeich.org>


On Sun, 1 Aug 2004, Richard Hirner wrote:

> Hello!
> I think the libwww documentation is very extensive but difficult to 
> understand, i.e. many programmers can't use all the great features or don't 
> even dare to try it (including me, it has been much work to understand even 
> the easy things).

I agree with you 100%.  I learned from the examples, but the rest of the 
documentation is definitely difficult to understand.  I'm sure that there 
are more features just waiting to be used!

> => Q: Is there anybody who wants to write a libwww (mini) HOWTO with me?

I really like the idea of what you're suggesting and I'd like to help.  My 
understanding is limited, but I could offer help with what I do 
understand (GET/POST, SSL, HTTP Basic Auth).


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