CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT_MS - Man Page

timeout for the connect phase

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT_MS,
                          long timeout);

Description

Pass a long. It should contain the maximum time in milliseconds that you allow the connection phase to the server to take.

See CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT(3) for details.

Default

300000

Protocols

All

Example

int main(void)
{
  CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
  if(curl) {
    curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "https://example.com");

    /* complete connection within 10000 milliseconds */
    curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT_MS, 10000L);

    curl_easy_perform(curl);
  }
}

Availability

Always

Return Value

Returns CURLE_OK

See Also

CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT(3), CURLOPT_LOW_SPEED_LIMIT(3), CURLOPT_TIMEOUT(3)

Referenced By

curl_easy_setopt(3), CURLMOPT_MAX_HOST_CONNECTIONS(3), CURLMOPT_MAX_TOTAL_CONNECTIONS(3), CURLOPT_ACCEPTTIMEOUT_MS(3), CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT(3), CURLOPT_DNS_CACHE_TIMEOUT(3), CURLOPT_HAPPY_EYEBALLS_TIMEOUT_MS(3), libcurl-symbols(3).

February 12 2024 libcurl