21 Feb '12, 1am

mechanize 2.3

drbrain | Tue, 21 Feb 2012 01:18:20 GMT Posted in Software mechanize.rubyforge.org github.com/tenderlove/mechanize The Mechanize library is used for automating interaction with websites. Mechanize automatically stores and sends cookies, follows redirects, and can follow links and submit forms. Form fields can be populated and submitted. Mechanize also keeps track of the sites that you have visited as a history. 2.3 / 2012-02-20 Minor enhancement Add support for the Max-Age attribute in the Set-Cookie header. Added Mechanize::Download#body for compatibility with Mechanize::File when using Mechanize#get_file with Mechanize::Image or other Download-based pluggable parser. Issue #202 by angas Mechanize#max_file_buffer may be set to nil to disable creation of Tempfiles. Bug fixes Applied Mechanize#max_file_buffer to the Content-Encoding handlers as well to prevent extra Tempfil...

Full article: http://blog.segment7.net/2012/02/20/mechanize-2-3


An alternative to Selenium for Ruby: "Mechanize"

mechanize.rubyforge.org 22 Feb '12, 8pm

mechanize.rubyforge.org github.com/tenderlove/mechanize DESCRIPTION The Mechanize library is used for automating interacti...