[tpm] WWW::Mechanize and setting cookies

Zoffix Znet zoffix at zoffix.com
Thu Jul 31 18:00:29 PDT 2008

Sorry, missed your "extra credit". The version is the "version" of
cookies. From RFC 2965 ( http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc2965.html ) :

"   Version=value
      REQUIRED.  The value of the Version attribute, a decimal integer,
      identifies the version of the state management specification to
      which the cookie conforms.  For this specification, Version=1

On Thu, 2008-07-31 at 17:19 -0400, Madison Kelly wrote:
> Hi all,
>    I've run into the need to set some cookies for a WWW::Mechanize 
> object I am using. As I understand it, the default 'cookie_jar' is 
> supposed to be an instance of HTTP::Cookies, but I can't see where that 
> is implemented in the module. Despite that, I tried calling the 
> 'set_cookie' method but, as I expected, got an error saying that is not 
> a known method.
>    So dear TPM, can someone clue me in on how to set a bunch of cookies 
> using WWW::Mechanize?
> Bonus round!
>    If this is an HTTP::Cookies object, what pray tell is '$version' 
> supposed to be when setting the cookie? Beyond setting it, there is no 
> mention of it in the docs and the code merely shows it being set to '0' 
> in undef.
> Thanks as always!
> Madi
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