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I am developing an app in VC++ which need to access Mozilla cookies. I know little bit that mozilla now stores the cookies in SQLite DB. what all header files or libraries I require and how to access the mozilla cookies?
Posted 8-Jan-12 21:11pm

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Well you should try to add the sqllite library to your app to retrieve the cookies from the db

you could try CppSQLite - C++ Wrapper for SQLite[^]
Avinash Pachar 10-Jan-12 2:01am
I tried that but during runtime i get the error "This application failed to start because sqlite3.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
What can be done to solve this problem.
Avinash Pachar 10-Jan-12 2:57am
We have to copy sqlite.dll in the same prject folder which we are running.
Shakti Misra 11-Jan-12 3:35am
You need to have sqlite.dll in the system path rather than same folder.
Avinash Pachar 12-Jan-12 1:36am
thanks for that.
I have another question. using CppSQLite - C++ Wrapper for SQLite I am able to retrieve chrome cookies(where it is stored in file "cookies" without any extention), but when i try to access mozilla cookies which are stored in "cookies.sqlite", i get "UNKNOWN ERRORS". Any idea why this happens and how to solve it.

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