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Problem with wget and cookie

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http://www.unix.com – Dear people, I got a problem with an scrip using wget to download pdf-files from an website which uses session-cookies. Background: for university its quite nasty to look up weekly which new homeworks, papers etc. are available on the different sites of the universites chairs. So I wanted a script which download the homepage with all the links (wget), use sed to get the links and names of the dokuments out of the html page, and download the different documents with wget to the seperate folders. Problem now: one website uses session cookies, you have to re-enter the Password every time (I t (HowTos)