CURLINFO_REDIRECT_COUNT man page

CURLINFO_REDIRECT_COUNT ā€” get the number of redirects

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_getinfo(CURL *handle, CURLINFO_REDIRECT_COUNT, long *countp);

Description

Pass a pointer to a long to receive the total number of redirections that were actually followed.

Protocols

HTTP(S)

Example

CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
if(curl) {
  CURLcode res;
  curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "http://example.com");
  curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION, 1L);
  res = curl_easy_perform(curl);
  if(res == CURLE_OK) {
    long redirects;
    curl_easy_getinfo(curl, CURLINFO_REDIRECT_COUNT, &redirects);
  }
  curl_easy_cleanup(curl);
}

Availability

Added in 7.9.7

Return Value

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

See Also

curl_easy_getinfo(3), curl_easy_setopt(3),

Referenced By

curl_easy_getinfo(3), CURLINFO_NUM_CONNECTS(3).

May 05, 2017 libcurl 7.56.1 curl_easy_getinfo options