Used to set pre-defined cookie values used by the crawler when updating a web collection. A collection's
cookies.txt file is generally retrieved as part of a pre-gather workflow command.
The location of the file loaded may be configured with the crawler.cookie_jar_file setting.
cookies.txt file is present it will be read at crawl start-up and any cookies parsed will then be used during the crawl. Any messages relating to errors parsing the
cookies.txt file will be in the main
Netscape cookie file format, one cookie per line. Comment lines are preceded with a hash.
cookies.txt file defines a cookie for the domain
www.example.com with no expiry date and a
name=value setting of
# Domain Tailmatch Path Secure Expires Name Value www.example.com TRUE / FALSE 0 id 1234