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Net::HTTPS

Section: User Contributed Perl Documentation (3pm)

Updated: 2014-07-24

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NAME

Net::HTTPS - Low-level HTTP over SSL/TLS connection (client)

DESCRIPTION

The is a low-level HTTP over SSL/TLS client. The interface is the same as the interface for , but the constructor method take additional parameters as accepted by IO::Socket::SSL. The object isa too, which make it inherit additional methods from that base class.
For historical reasons this module also supports using (from the Crypt-SSLeay distribution) as its SSL driver and base class. This base is automatically selected if available and isn't. You might also force which implementation to use by setting before loading this module. If not set this variable is initialized from the environment variable.

ENVIRONMENT

You might set the environment variable to the name of the base SSL implementation (and Net::HTTPS base class) to use. The default is . Currently the only other supported value is .

SEE ALSO

Net::HTTP, IO::Socket::SSL


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