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Re: Re: POSTing with LWP::UserAgent

by Intaglio (Novice)
on Jan 08, 2001 at 02:35 UTC ( #50402=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: POSTing with LWP::UserAgent
in thread POSTing with LWP::UserAgent

Ah the lazy approach looks pretty good to me as well =)

Thanks, where did you find this? The only place I located any information on LWP was at

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Re (tilly) 3: POSTing with LWP::UserAgent
by tilly (Archbishop) on Jan 08, 2001 at 02:41 UTC
    Into a command prompt type:
    perldoc perldoc
    and you will learn how to get documentation of Perl things installed on your system. Not to be underestimated is that you get documented the version that you actually have installed. And if you become competent (which is mainly a question of learning to use "/pattern" then "n") at finding stuff in those pages you will generally find it faster to find things in that documentation than through websites.
      Note that you actually need perldoc installed to use the perldoc command. Unfortunately, some Linux distributions (like Mandrake) don't come with perldoc installed by default. (Note: I followed the random node link. You probably already have perl doc installed)

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Re: Re: Re: POSTing with LWP::UserAgent
by chipmunk (Parson) on Jan 08, 2001 at 02:45 UTC
    You can find the lwpcook documentation on by typing lwpcook into the search box. lwpcook is an LWP CookBook; it contains "recipes" for common tasks involving LWP that you can use in own code.

    On your own system, since you have LWP installed, you should be able to read the lwpcook documentation by typing perldoc lwpcook on the command line.

($code or die)Re: POSTing with LWP::UserAgent
by $code or die (Deacon) on Jan 08, 2001 at 03:29 UTC
    davorg wrote a good series of articles in Perl Month explaining how to get documentation using the command perldoc.

    They start in Issue #1

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