LWP-DUMP(1p) User Contributed Perl Documentation LWP-DUMP(1p)
lwp-dump - See what headers and content is returned for a URL
lwp-dump [ options ] URL
The lwp-dump program will get the resource identified by the URL and
then dump the response object to STDOUT. This will display the headers
returned and the initial part of the content, escaped so that it's safe
to display even binary content. The escapes syntax used is the same as
for Perl's double quoted strings. If there is no content the string
"(no content)" is shown in its place.
The following options are recognized:
Override the user agent string passed to the server.
LWP internally generate various "Client-*" headers that are
stripped by lwp-dump in order to show the headers exactly as the
server provided them. This option will suppress this.
How much of the content to show. The default is 512. Set this to
0 for unlimited.
If the content is longer then the string is chopped at the limit
and the string "...\n(### more bytes not shown)" appended.
Use the given method for the request instead of the default "GET".
By default lwp-dump will not try to initialize headers by looking
at the head section of HTML documents. This option enables this.
This corresponds to "parse_head" in LWP::UserAgent.
Also dump the request sent.
lwp-request, LWP, "dump" in HTTP::Message
perl v5.26.2 2018-07-30 LWP-DUMP(1p)