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I'm trying to add a delicious bookmark from a shell script, but keep getting the mysterious "something went wrong" error. I've checked the official spec and several examples and everything looks right. Any ideas?

wget --no-check-certificate --http-user=MYUSERNAME --http-passwd=MYPASSWORD https://api.del.icio.us/v1/posts/add?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwebmonkey.com%2F&description=The%20Internets%20Best%20Singles%20Hangout

also tried

wget --no-check-certificate https://MYUSERNAME:MYPASSWORD@api.del.icio.us/v1/posts/add?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwebmonkey.com%2F&description=The%20Internets%20Best%20Singles%20Hangout
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what distro and version of wget? –  Journeyman Geek Mar 1 '12 at 8:18
"GNU Wget 1.13.4 built on darwin10.8.0." On OSX 10.6.8 –  Stan James Mar 1 '12 at 18:56

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The following works using curl:

curl "https://MYUSERNAME:MYPASSWORD@api.del.icio.us/v1/posts/add?&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwebmonkey.com%2F&description=xxx&tags=test&replace=no"

Solution found via this post. Still can't get wget to work, however.

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