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Consume .net web services in Perl

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I try to develop a demo, which client in Perl will try to call the web services I wrote in C#. I've no knowledge in Perl, but as I refer to online forum, I try to follow their example but return no result.


I've installed ActivePerl in my Win XP and tested my perl with the code below and it's successful.


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  2. #!/bin/perl -w
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  4.   use SOAP::Lite;
  5.   print "Content-type: text/html\n\n"; 
  6.   print SOAP::Lite
  7.  
  8.     -> uri('http://www.soaplite.com/Demo')
  9.     -> proxy('http://services.soaplite.com/hibye.cgi')
  10.     -> hi()   
  11.     -> result;
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But when try to test with .net web service with the code below, it returns blank page.


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  2. #!/bin/perl -w
  3. use SOAP::Lite;
  4.  
  5. my $soap = SOAP::Lite
  6.  
  7.     -> uri('http://mydomain')
  8.     -> on_action( sub { join '/', 'http://mydomain', $_[1] } )
  9.     -> proxy('http://mydomain/Example1/Service1.asmx');
  10.  
  11. print "Content-type: text/html\n\n"; 
  12. print $soap->HelloWorld()->result;
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Did I miss out any steps? What is the steps to consume web services in .net from Perl?

Anyway we can trace the transaction when it return just a blank page?
How can we know the error or exception?
Nov 5 '07 #1
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eWish
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I do not have any experience when it comes to SOAP. If someone else here is not able to help you, then I would suggest that post a question on SOAP::Lite for Perl mailing list.

--Kevin
Nov 8 '07 #2

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