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Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2019
 
 

CURLOPT_REQUEST_TARGET (3)

Name

CURLOPT_REQUEST_TARGET - specify an alternative target for this request

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode    curl_easy_setopt(CURL    *handle,   CURLOPT_REQUEST_TARGET,
string);

Description

CURLOPT_REQUEST_TARGET(3)  curl_easy_setopt options  CURLOPT_REQUEST_TARGET(3)



NAME
       CURLOPT_REQUEST_TARGET - specify an alternative target for this request

SYNOPSIS
       #include <curl/curl.h>

       CURLcode    curl_easy_setopt(CURL    *handle,   CURLOPT_REQUEST_TARGET,
       string);

DESCRIPTION
       Pass a char * to string which libcurl  uses  in  the  upcoming  request
       instead of the path as extracted from the URL.

DEFAULT
       NULL

PROTOCOLS
       HTTP

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

         /* issue an OPTIONS * request (no leading slash) */
         curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_REQUEST_TARGET, "*");

         /* Perform the request */
         curl_easy_perform(curl);
       }

AVAILABILITY
       Added in 7.55.0

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_CUSTOMREQUEST(3), CURLOPT_HTTPGET(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_REQUEST_TARGET(3)