Date: Sun, 22 Apr 2001 14:17:45 -0700
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From: "Karsten M. Self" <kmself@IX.NETCOM.COM>
Subject: Re: To obtain html data from a server which need authentication
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statistics@NETSCAPE.NET on Sat, Apr 21, 2001 at 09:16:53PM +0000
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on Sat, Apr 21, 2001 at 09:16:53PM +0000, outlier (statistics@NETSCAPE.NET) wrote:
> Please tell me, is it possible for SAS to to obtain html files from a
> web site. I need login the web site and search information using SSL.
> Is it possible to automate this process using SAS.
See the HTML (URL) access method for the FILENAME statement. It
includes options for specifying a password and username. I don't know
if it supports SSL, anyone else?
Other option is to drive an external browser or URL retrieval program.
Karsten M. Self <email@example.com> http://kmself.home.netcom.com/
What part of "Gestalt" don't you understand? There is no K5 cabal