?

Log in

No account? Create an account
Hello, I need to do a few bash/gawk scripts to have some basic… - LiveJournal Client Discussions — LiveJournal [entries|archive|friends|userinfo]
LiveJournal Client Discussions

[ userinfo | livejournal userinfo ]
[ archive | journal archive ]

[Nov. 2nd, 2006|07:27 am]
LiveJournal Client Discussions

lj_clients

[mikhailian]
Hello, I need to do a few bash/gawk scripts to have some basic automation for day-to-day tasks. Some of them require a login.

Is there a way to have a simple authentication, without having to mimic the behavior of the browser?
linkReply

Comments:
[User Picture]From: boggyb
2006-11-03 03:10 pm (UTC)

Re: The client protocol

See http://www.livejournal.com/doc/server/ljp.csp.auth.clear.html for the docs on it. It says deprecated (for good reasons), but still works. The challenge/response system is at http://www.livejournal.com/doc/server/ljp.csp.auth.challresp.html but may be hard to do from bash/gawk.
(Reply) (Parent) (Thread)