Bryce Harrington

NAME - Logs into a server, storing credentials locally

SYNOPSIS [options] [username]


This script logs into the server


-V, --version

Displays the version number of the script and exits.

-h, --help

Displays a brief usage message


Displays the man page

-s server_url, --server=server_url

The URL of the WebService::TestSystem server to connect to. By default, it uses ''.

-r resource_uri, --resource=resource_uri

The URI of the service provided by the server. By default, it uses ''. Users should not typically need to alter this setting.

-f authfile, --authfile=authfile

The path and filename for a file to contain the authorization credentials provided by the server. This is a binary file containing a ticket consisting of the username and a server-provided signature. By default, this will be placed in the user's home directory. Note that if you override this setting, you will need to also specify the file location to any other tools that rely on the file for invoking authenticated operations on the server.


SOAP::Lite, Pod::Usage, Getopt::Long, Storable, Term::ReadKey


Bryce Harrington <>


Copyright (C) 2004 Open Source Development Labs All Rights Reserved. This module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.


Revision: $Revision: 1.2 $