[PyQt] save cookies and temp files to prefered folder

Florian Bruhin me at the-compiler.org
Sun May 11 22:16:24 BST 2014


* Peter Irbizon <peterirbizon at gmail.com> [2014-05-11 23:05:55 +0200]:
> Hello, I am building simple web browser with pyqt.

Cool, I'm doing the same basically! (except maybe not simple :P)
Is your code available somewhere?

> Please how can I set in my app to store all cookies and temporary
> files to selected folder for opened website? Example is appreciated.

For temporary files: It depends what you mean exactly, but for things
like favicons/page cache/HTML5 storage/..., you simply need to do
something like:




If you want caching of web content, it'll be a bit more complicated
though, I think you need to subclass QNetworkAccessManager and use a

For Cookies, you need to subclass QNetworkCookieJar and add some way
to save and load cookies.



I'd really like to hear more of your project! You can reach me under
this address via mail or Jabber, or in IRC (#pyqt on Freenode for


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