curl + swat VS selenium

No, this is not about holy war ! I do respect other tools (-: , really

But rambling on stackoverflow I found quite interesting question about web tests automation. The author started using curl for quite simple test automation task and then changed to selenium web driver, the reason was quite obvious - curl has request oriented design which make it hard to use it when making complicated, sequential requests in a whole test story.

But curl is still cool stuff to get rid of , but you don't have to ... if you use swat PLUS curl.

So here is my answer ...

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