CURLOPT_UNRESTRICTED_AUTH man page

CURLOPT_UNRESTRICTED_AUTH — send credentials to other hosts too

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_UNRESTRICTED_AUTH,
                          long goahead);

Description

A long parameter set to 1 tells libcurl it can continue to send authentication (user+password) credentials when following locations, even when hostname changed. This option is meaningful only when setting CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION(3).

Default

0

Protocols

HTTP

Example

TODO

Availability

Along with HTTP

Return Value

Returns CURLE_OK if HTTP is supported, and CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not.

See Also

CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION(3), CURLOPT_USERPWD(3),

Referenced By

curl_easy_setopt(3), CURLOPT_USERPWD(3), libcurl-tutorial(3).

17 Jun 2014 libcurl 7.37.0 curl_easy_setopt options