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Sep 17, 2014 10:58 AM
Embargoed data download with new authentication
Evidently the Bureau has changed the way they authenticate users with access to embargoed data. It's no longer using HTTP authentication, which is making the task of programatically obtaining new ACS data very tedious.
Does anyone know if there is an FTP site for getting embargoed data using the new username / password?
Sep 17, 2014 11:10 AM
The embargo site uses cookie-based authentication now.
Sep 17, 2014 1:15 PM
The old python code we were using: