NAME

HTTP::Request::CurlParameters - container for a Curl-like HTTP request

SYNOPSIS

DESCRIPTION

Objects of this class are mostly created from HTTP::Request::FromCurl.

METHODS

->new

Options:

  • method

        method => 'GET'

    The HTTP method to use.

  • uri

        uri => 'https://example.com'

    The URI of the request.

  • headers

        headers => {
            'Content-Type' => 'text/json',
            'X-Secret' => ['value-1', 'value-2'],
        }

    The headers of the request. Multiple headers with the same name can be passed as an arrayref to the header key.

  • cookie_jar

    The cookie jar to use.

  • cookie_jar_options

    Options for the constructor of the cookie jar.

  • credentials

        credentials => 'hunter2:secret'

    The credentials to use for basic authentication.

  • post_data

        post_data => ['A string','across multiple','scalars']

    The POST body to use.

  • body

        body => '{"greeting":"Hello"}'

    The body of the request.

  • timeout

        timeout => 50

    The timeout for the request

  • form_args

    The HTML form parameters. These get converted into a body.

  • insecure

        insecure => 1

    Disable SSL certificate verification

  • output

    Name of the output file

->as_request

    $ua->request( $r->as_request );

Returns an equivalent HTTP::Request object

$r->as_request

    my $r = $curl->as_request;

Returns a HTTP::Request object that represents the Curl options.

$r->as_snippet

    print $r->as_snippet;

Returns a code snippet that returns code to create an equivalent HTTP::Request object and to perform the request using WWW::Mechanize.

This is mostly intended as a convenience function for creating Perl demo snippets from curl examples.

Options

implicit_headers

Arrayref of headers that will not be output.

Convenient values are ['Content-Length']

type
    type => 'Tiny',

Type of snippet. Valid values are LWP for LWP::UserAgent and Tiny for HTTP::Tiny.

$r->clone

Returns a shallow copy of the object

REPOSITORY

The public repository of this module is http://github.com/Corion/HTTP-Request-FromCurl.

SUPPORT

The public support forum of this module is https://perlmonks.org/.

BUG TRACKER

Please report bugs in this module via the RT CPAN bug queue at https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Dist/Display.html?Name=HTTP-Request-FromCurl or via mail to filter-signatures-Bugs@rt.cpan.org.

AUTHOR

Max Maischein corion@cpan.org

COPYRIGHT (c)

Copyright 2018 by Max Maischein corion@cpan.org.

LICENSE

This module is released under the same terms as Perl itself.