CURLOPT_TIMECONDITION (3) - Linux Man Pages
CURLOPT_TIMECONDITION: select condition for a time request
NAMECURLOPT_TIMECONDITION - select condition for a time request
DESCRIPTIONPass a long as parameter. This defines how the CURLOPT_TIMEVALUE(3) time value is treated. You can set this parameter to CURL_TIMECOND_IFMODSINCE or CURL_TIMECOND_IFUNMODSINCE.
The last modification time of a file is not always known and in such instances this feature will have no effect even if the given time condition would not have been met. curl_easy_getinfo(3) with the CURLINFO_CONDITION_UNMET option can be used after a transfer to learn if a zero-byte successful "transfer" was due to this condition not matching.
PROTOCOLSHTTP, FTP, RTSP, and FILE
RETURN VALUEReturns CURLE_OK