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Python http authentication

 
 
Vort3x Vort3x is offline
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      02-28-2011
I am trying to log into a site so I can scrape it, but cant seem to get the login working. I have this so far, but I dont know what url/uri needs to be given, nor how to find it.

Code:
auth_handler = urllib.request.HTTPBasicAuthHandler()
auth_handler.add_password(realm='mail',uri='https://www.kalahari.net/profile/pipeline/signin.aspx?',user='myusername',passwd='mypass')
opener = urllib.request.build_opener(auth_handler)
    
# ...and install it globally so it can be used with urlopen.
urllib.request.install_opener(opener)
f=urllib.request.urlopen('https://www.kalahari.net/profile/pipeline/signin.aspx?')
 
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