[Melbourne-pm] LWP not giving the expected response

David Dick ddick at iinet.net.au
Sat Feb 22 01:36:32 PST 2014

On 02/22/2014 08:22 PM, Mithun Radhakrishnan wrote:
> Hi Mongers,
> I am not getting the proper response from the below URL when used with
> LWP request. However curl gives proper response. Do I need to add any
> thing extra in the code.  The same perl code works perfectly with other
> URLs.
> http://cgjobjarservice-axzz2sbpnu.elasticbeanstalk.com/service/getLookupData/category

your perl code would work fine for most sites.  This particular site 
seems to blow up unless you add the following line to your code.

$ua->default_header('Accept' => '*/*');

Some websites behave oddly. Some more so.


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