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Help with servlet useing cookie to read a webpage

Chaz Andrews
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Joined: Sep 20, 2005
Posts: 23
Hi, Im trying to get my servlet to access and download a page. The page requires a cookie to access it tho. Can a servlet use a cookie to access other webpages? Any info is appreciated.
dema rogatkin
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Joined: Oct 09, 2002
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Yes, if you know cookie name and value then just set them when you open URL connection.


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Ben Souther
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Joined: Dec 11, 2004
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Here is an example of setting a JSEESIONID which is just
a cookie as far as HTTP is concerned.


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Chaz Andrews
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Joined: Sep 20, 2005
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Originally posted by Ben Souther:
Here is an example of setting a JSEESIONID which is just
a cookie as far as HTTP is concerned.


Bimey, that was easier than I expected it to be. Cheers guys
 
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