CURLOPT_STREAM_DEPENDS_E - set stream this transfer depends on exclusively
CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_STREAM_DEPENDS_E, CURL
Pass a CURL * pointer in dephandle
to identify the stream within the same
connection that this stream is depending upon exclusively. That means it
depends on it and sets the Exclusive bit.
The spec says "Including a dependency expresses a preference to allocate
resources to the identified stream rather than to the dependent stream."
Setting a dependency with the exclusive flag for a reprioritized stream causes
all the dependencies of the new parent stream to become dependent on the
This option can be set during transfer.
must not be the same as handle
, that will cause this
function to return an error. It must be another easy handle, and it also needs
to be a handle of a transfer that will be sent over the same HTTP/2 connection
for this option to have an actual effect.
CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
CURL *curl2 = curl_easy_init(); /* a second handle */
curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "https://example.com/one");
/* the second depends on the first */
curl_easy_setopt(curl2, CURLOPT_URL, "https://example.com/two");
curl_easy_setopt(curl2, CURLOPT_STREAM_DEPENDS_E, curl);
/* then add both to a multi handle and transfer them! */
Added in 7.46.0
Returns CURLE_OK if the option is supported, and CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not.