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HTTP request on Win2K

HTTP request on Win2K

HTTP request on Win2K

(OP)
Hi all,

Quick system rundown first:
Windows 2000, ActivePerl 5.6.0 (full)

I'm having trouble when moving a script from my old unix server to this new Win2k server.  I've gotten all the bugs worked out, except that I need to make an HTTP request.  Now, I don't think that the request is being made at all.  When the script is done, the $res->code and $res->content variables are both blank.  I just don't know how to fix this... Is it a syntax difference between unix and Win2k?  Is there a permissions problem somewhere?  Any Ideas???

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$url="http://www.tek-tips.com/";

use lib "C:/Perl/html/site/lib/";
require LWP::UserAgent;
require HTTP::Request;
$| = 1;

my $qurl = "$url";
my $ch = LWP::UserAgent->new;
my $snd = HTTP::Request->new(GET => $qurl);
$snd->header(Accept => 'text/html');
my $res = $ch->request($snd);
my $code= $res->code;
my $content= $res->content;

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Thanks People,

Derek Monner

RE: HTTP request on Win2K

I am guessing that you have thought of this already but just to check, you do have the relevant modules installed on the new system right?

Other than that I can't see why the code above should work differently.

fortytwo
will@hellacool.co.uk
my test site

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