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help with http post request

From: Tom Dell'Aringa <pixelmech@yahoo.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Dec 2002 08:10:59 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <20021226161059.38800.qmail@web12608.mail.yahoo.com>
To: www-talk@w3.org


I am new to this list, I found this while searching for my answer and
hoping someone can help. Please let me know if this question is
inappropriate for this list. I have had no luck on my developer lists
with this.

I am developing some pages for a client who uses Kurant StoreSense,
an off-the-shelf e-store software. To get to their database, I can
use an XML extension. Apparently, to use this, you have to generate
an http post request and send along your xml file.

I have looked in vain on the web for basic info on how to do this. I
can find how to use an ASP object to do it, and stuff like that. I'm
not using asp. Some of my pages are php - but I'm not even sure the
point at where I need to do this is in a php page.

Anyway, you can see I am lost and confused! HOW do I generate an http
post request! Here is what I am told to do:

"The XML stream should be sent to http://<your
ipaddress>/xte/storesense/Process.bok. The stream is sent over HTTP
via a POST."

How do I send such a stream?



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