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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

CURLOPT_HTTP_TRANSFER_DECODING (3)

Name

CURLOPT_HTTP_TRANSFER_DECODING - enable/disable HTTP transfer decoding

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_HTTP_TRANSFER_DECODING,
long enabled);

Description

curl_easy_setopt options                     CURLOPT_HTTP_TRANSFER_DECODING(3)



NAME
       CURLOPT_HTTP_TRANSFER_DECODING - enable/disable HTTP transfer decoding

SYNOPSIS
       #include <curl/curl.h>

       CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_HTTP_TRANSFER_DECODING,
                                long enabled);

DESCRIPTION
       Pass  a long to tell libcurl how to act on transfer decoding. If set to
       zero, transfer decoding will be disabled, if set to  1  it  is  enabled
       (default).  libcurl  does  chunked  transfer decoding by default unless
       this option is set to zero.

DEFAULT
       1

PROTOCOLS
       HTTP

EXAMPLE
       CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
       if(curl) {
         CURLcode ret;
         curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "https://example.com/");
         curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_HTTP_TRANSFER_DECODING, 0L);
         ret = curl_easy_perform(curl);
       }

AVAILABILITY
       Added in 7.16.2

RETURN VALUE
       Returns CURLE_OK if the option 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_HTTP_CONTENT_DECODING(3), CURLOPT_ACCEPT_ENCODING(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                    19 Jun 2014