Simulate a session in an html browser.

Description

Simulate a session in an html browser.

Usage

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Arguments

url

Location to start session

...

Any additional httr config to use throughout session.

x

An object to test to see if it's a session.

Methods

A session object responds to a combination of httr and html methods: use cookies(), headers(), and status_code() to access properties of the request; and html_nodes to access the html.

Examples

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# http://stackoverflow.com/questions/15853204

s <- html_session("http://hadley.nz")
s %>% jump_to("hadley-wickham.jpg") %>% jump_to("/") %>% session_history()
s %>% jump_to("hadley-wickham.jpg") %>% back() %>% session_history()

s %>% follow_link(css = "p a")