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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER (3)

Name

CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER - automatically update the referer header

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode   curl_easy_setopt(CURL   *handle,  CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER,  long
autorefer);

Description

CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER(3)     curl_easy_setopt options     CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER(3)



NAME
       CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER - automatically update the referer header

SYNOPSIS
       #include <curl/curl.h>

       CURLcode   curl_easy_setopt(CURL   *handle,  CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER,  long
       autorefer);

DESCRIPTION
       Pass a parameter set to 1 to enable this. When  enabled,  libcurl  will
       automatically  set  the Referer: header field in HTTP requests where it
       follows a Location: redirect.

DEFAULT
       0, disabled

PROTOCOLS
       HTTP

EXAMPLE
       CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
       if(curl) {
         curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "http://example.com/foo.bin");

         /* follow redirects */
         curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION, 1L);

         /* set Referer: automatically when following redirects */
         curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER, 1L);

         ret = curl_easy_perform(curl);

         curl_easy_cleanup(curl);
       }

AVAILABILITY
       Along with HTTP

RETURN VALUE
       Returns CURLE_OK if HTTP is supported, and CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not.


ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE  |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Availability   | web/curl         |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Stability      | Uncommitted      |
       +---------------+------------------+
SEE ALSO
       CURLOPT_REFERER(3), CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION(3),



NOTES
       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source   was    downloaded    from     https://github.com/curl/curl/ar-
       chive/curl-7_64_0.zip

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at http://curl.haxx.se/.



libcurl 7.37.0                    17 Jun 2014           CURLOPT_AUTOREFERER(3)