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Perform a HTTP POST request to the specified URL., data, { options })


url is the URL to POST to.

data is a string containing the data to post.

options is a table of options used for this HTTP request.

Return Values

There are three return values.

resource, result_str, response_code =, data, { options })
  • resource is the content that was retrieved or nil if it could not be retrieved.
  • result_str is set to "OK" if successful or contains a description of the failure.
  • result_code is the HTTP result code of the get.


local resource, result_str, response_code ="", "somedata")


Premake 5.0 or later.

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