POST to https in LC5.0.2 - Error socket closed

matthias_livecode_150811 at matthias_livecode_150811 at
Fri Oct 23 04:54:35 EDT 2020

You are writing that curl is not an option, because the app shall run under Windows,

but there are also Curl builds for Windows available.


Matthias Rebbe
Life Is Too Short For Boring Code

> Am 23.10.2020 um 06:48 schrieb Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode <use-livecode at>:
> Hi all,
> I'm desperate. I'd written my code in LC9 and tested to put into an LC5.0.2
> stack. It worked ok in v9 but v5 throws back an error of 'error socket
> closed'.
> This is my only workaround for accessing MySQL using SSL via a 'post'
> command through PHP, as suggested by Mark Waddingham and others.
> Now I am at a total loss! From what I can see in the forums, LC locked out
> 'post to https' to only Enterprise users. Arrrghhh!
> I don't know what else I can do. Curl is not an option as this will be
> running as an app on clients Windows machines. But even put url("https://
> returns error socket closed so that rules out setting up a server app too.
> Nothing works!
> I'm Delirious! HELP!
> Sean Cole
> *Pi Digital *
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