CURLOPT_XOAUTH2_BEARER man page

CURLOPT_XOAUTH2_BEARER ā€” specify OAuth 2.0 access token

Synopsis

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_XOAUTH2_BEARER, char *token);

Description

Pass a char * as parameter, which should point to the zero terminated OAuth 2.0 Bearer Access Token for use with IMAP, POP3 and SMTP servers that support the OAuth 2.0 Authorization Framework.

Note: The user name used to generate the Bearer Token should be supplied via the CURLOPT_USERNAME(3) option.

The application does not have to keep the string around after setting this option.

Default

NULL

Protocols

IMAP, POP3 and SMTP

Example

CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
if(curl) {
  curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "pop3://example.com/");
  curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_XOAUTH2_BEARER, "1ab9cb22ba269a7");
  ret = curl_easy_perform(curl);
  curl_easy_cleanup(curl);
}

Availability

Added in 7.33.0

Return Value

Returns CURLE_OK if the option is supported, CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not, or CURLE_OUT_OF_MEMORY if there was insufficient heap space.

See Also

CURLOPT_MAIL_AUTH(3), CURLOPT_USERNAME(3),

Referenced By

curl_easy_setopt(3).

May 31, 2017 libcurl 7.55.1 curl_easy_setopt options