I've done similar things with GETURI (or HTTPAPI). It takes multiple
calls, storing the cookie or session ID for the logon and passing that
along with each other call.

I would first ask if the site has any API interfaces you can use. It can
be cumbersome simulating a user on a site, especially with signon cookies,
etc.

Brad
www.bvstools.com

On Fri, Sep 29, 2017 at 3:27 PM, Roger Harman <roger.harman@xxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:

Just wondering if anyone has attempted this on IBM i with Python.


I have a need to login to a website, make some menu/dropdown selections,
and click a submit button. All in batch.


I've perused Selenium, Beautiful Soup, etc. but it's a bit overwhelming.


Thanks.


Roger Harman

COMMON Certified Application Developer - ILE RPG on IBM i on Power





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