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This no longer works (emacspeak hookup to google bookmarks in the
cloud) the bookmarks API  changed --- was never official. No
immediate plans to  put back emacspeak support for it, existing
bookmarks work.

-- 
Best Regards,
--raman

Title:  Research Scientist
Email:  raman@google.com
WWW:    http://emacspeak.sf.net/raman/
Google: tv+raman
GTalk:  raman@google.com
PGP:    http://emacspeak.sf.net/raman/raman-almaden.asc


On 8/25/10, Tim Cross <tcross@une.edu.au> wrote:
> Hi All,
>
> I was thinking about moving to the cloud for my web bookmarks and using
> google
> via emacspeak-webmarks. However, I can't seem to get it working and wanted
> to
> find out if others are using it and what I may be missing.
>
> Following Raman's instructions, I first try to login to google using the
> xml-forms/glogin.xml. This doesn't appear to work. Instead of getting logged
> in, I end up at a google login page. My account name/email is already
> entered
> into the form. I enter my password and hit submit and I'm logged in, though
> I
> don't know if this means the correct cookies etc are being setup. I do tick
> the 'remember me' checkbox.
>
> I then attempt to add a bookmark via the xml-forms/bookmark-add.html form so
> that I can get the zx parameter. However, this doesn't appear to work
> either.
> I just end up with a google add bookmark page. I can add a bookmark via that
> page, but have no idea where I'm supposed to get the special key parameter
> that I need to set.
>
> Looking at the data in the google pages and the form data elements in the
> xml-forms files, they appear to include additional/different parameters -
> the
> glogin action form even references a different URL.
>
> What I'm wondering is if this functionality is either slightly broken
> because
> of changes in google's front-end or if maybe there is some difference based
> on
> geographical locale? I'm quite willing to look into things and make
> adjustments to the forms if that is what is required, but figured if others
> are currently using this functionality and have already made the changes,
> then
> maybe someone could save me some time.
>
> Note that I have no problems with the g-client stuff, such as greader.
>
> Tim
>
>
>
>
>
> --
> Tim Cross
> Information Technology
> University of New England
>  Phone: +61 2 6773 3210
> Mobile: 0428 212217
>    Fax: +61 2 6773 3424
> E-Mail: tcross@une.edu.au
>    Web: http://www.une.edu.au/itd
> ---
> Please avoid sending me Word or PowerPoint attachments.
> See http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/no-word-attachments.html
>
> "Social Engineering - because there is no patch for human stupidity."
>
> Never provide your password via email. UNE will never request it and any
> organisation that does is not one you want to do business with. Any email
> that
> appears to be from UNE and requests your password is a fake and should never
> be responded to. Delete it.
>
>
>
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