CURLOPT_KEYPASSWD man page

CURLOPT_KEYPASSWD — set passphrase to private key

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_KEYPASSWD, char *pwd);

Description

Pass a pointer to a zero terminated string as parameter. It will be used as the password required to use the CURLOPT_SSLKEY(3) or CURLOPT_SSH_PRIVATE_KEYFILE(3) private key. You never needed a pass phrase to load a certificate but you need one to load your private key.

Default

NULL

Protocols

All TLS based protocols: HTTPS, FTPS, IMAPS, POP3S, SMTPS etc.

Example

TODO

Availability

This option was known as CURLOPT_SSLKEYPASSWD up to 7.16.4 and CURLOPT_SSLCERTPASSWD up to 7.9.2.

Return Value

Returns CURLE_OK if TLS enabled, CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not, or CURLE_OUT_OF_MEMORY if there was insufficient heap space.

See Also

CURLOPT_SSLKEY(3), CURLOPT_SSH_PRIVATE_KEYFILE(3),

Referenced By

curl_easy_setopt(3), CURLOPT_SSH_PRIVATE_KEYFILE(3).

17 Jun 2014 libcurl 7.37.0 curl_easy_setopt options