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CURLOPT_SSH_COMPRESSION(3) curl_easy_setopt options CURLOPT_SSH_COMPRESSION(3)

NAME

CURLOPT_SSH_COMPRESSION - enables automatic decompression of HTTP downloads

SYNOPSIS

#include <curl/curl.h>
CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_SSH_COMPRESSION, long enable);

DESCRIPTION

Pass a long as parameter set to 1L to enable or 0L to disable.
Enables built-in SSH compression. This is a request, not an order; the server may or may not do it.

DEFAULT

0, disabled

PROTOCOLS

All SSH based protocols: SCP, SFTP

EXAMPLE

CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
if(curl) {
  curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "sftp://example.com");
/* enable built-in compression */ curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_SSH_COMPRESSION, 1L);
/* Perform the request */ curl_easy_perform(curl); }

AVAILABILITY

Added in 7.56.0

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_ACCEPT_ENCODING(3), CURLOPT_TRANSFER_ENCODING(3),
August 17, 2017 libcurl 7.60.0