CURLOPT_ADDRESS_SCOPE man page

CURLOPT_ADDRESS_SCOPE ā€” set scope id for IPv6 addresses

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_ADDRESS_SCOPE, long scope);

Description

Pass a long specifying the scope id value to use when connecting to IPv6 addresses.

Default

0

Protocols

All, when using IPv6

Example

CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
if(curl) {
  CURLcode ret;
  long my_scope_id;
  curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "https://example.com/");
  my_scope_id = if_nametoindex("eth0");
  curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_ADDRESS_SCOPE, my_scope_id);
  ret = curl_easy_perform(curl);
  curl_easy_cleanup(curl);
}

Availability

Added in 7.19.0

Return Value

Returns CURLE_OK if the option is supported, and CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not. Returns CURLE_BAD_FUNCTION_ARGUMENT if set to a negative value.

See Also

CURLOPT_STDERR(3), CURLOPT_DEBUGFUNCTION(3),

Referenced By

curl_easy_setopt(3).

March 07, 2019 libcurl 7.65.3 curl_easy_setopt options