CURLOPT_PRIVATE (3) - Linux Man Pages

CURLOPT_PRIVATE: store a private pointer

NAME

CURLOPT_PRIVATE - store a private pointer

SYNOPSIS

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_PRIVATE, void *pointer);

DESCRIPTION

Pass a void * as parameter, pointing to data that should be associated with this curl handle. The pointer can subsequently be retrieved using curl_easy_getinfo(3) with the CURLINFO_PRIVATE option. libcurl itself never does nothing with this data.

DEFAULT

NULL

PROTOCOLS

All

EXAMPLE

TODO

AVAILABILITY

Added in 7.10.3

RETURN VALUE

Returns CURLE_OK if the option is supported, and CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not.