curl_easy_option_by_name - Man Page

find an easy setopt option by name


#include <curl/curl.h>

const struct curl_easyoption *curl_easy_option_by_name(const char *name);


Given a name, this function returns a pointer to the curl_easyoption struct, holding information about the curl_easy_setopt(3) option using that name. The name should be specified without the "CURLOPT_" prefix and the name comparison is made case insensitive.

If libcurl has no option with the given name, this function returns NULL.


This function was added in libcurl 7.73.0

Return Value

A pointer to the curl_easyoption struct for the option or NULL.

See Also

curl_easy_option_next(3),curl_easy_option_by_id(3), curl_easy_setopt(3),

Referenced By

curl_easy_option_by_id(3), curl_easy_option_next(3), curl_easy_setopt(3).

November 04, 2020 libcurl 7.78.0 libcurl Manual