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Re: Mozilla::Mechanize question

by ikegami (Pope)
on Oct 10, 2007 at 05:57 UTC ( #643873=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Mozilla::Mechanize question

Win32::IE::Mechanize can definitely handle JS. Win32::IE::Mechanize simply runs IE as a OLE control, so it does everything just like IE would, including using and changing IE's cookies, cache and history. Think of the module as a remote control for IE.

Mozilla::Mechanize is suppose to be the same thing for Mozilla. It should handle JS without problem. I have never used it.

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Re^2: Mozilla::Mechanize question
by sanPerl (Friar) on Oct 10, 2007 at 09:27 UTC
    Althouh Win32::IE::Mechanize uses IE as a OLE control. I have faced problem of login to a website which was using heavy javasripts. This module can help you (I mean this is a best of available options) however it cannot be used as a general solution.

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