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CURLOPT_CHUNK_DATA(3) curl_easy_setopt options CURLOPT_CHUNK_DATA(3)

NAME

CURLOPT_CHUNK_DATA - custom pointer to the FTP chunk callbacks

SYNOPSIS

#include <curl/curl.h>

CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_CHUNK_DATA, void *pointer);

DESCRIPTION

Pass a pointer that will be untouched by libcurl and passed as the ptr argument to the CURLOPT_CHUNK_BGN_FUNCTION(3) and CURLOPT_CHUNK_END_FUNCTION(3).

DEFAULT

NULL

PROTOCOLS

FTP

EXAMPLE

static long file_is_coming(struct curl_fileinfo *finfo,

struct callback_data *data,
int remains) {
printf("%3d %40s %10luB ", remains, finfo->filename,
(unsigned long)finfo->size);
switch(finfo->filetype) {
case CURLFILETYPE_DIRECTORY:
printf(" DIR\n");
break;
case CURLFILETYPE_FILE:
printf("FILE ");
break;
default:
printf("OTHER\n");
break;
}
if(finfo->filetype == CURLFILETYPE_FILE) {
/* do not transfer files >= 50B */
if(finfo->size > 50) {
printf("SKIPPED\n");
return CURL_CHUNK_BGN_FUNC_SKIP;
}
data->output = fopen(finfo->filename, "wb");
if(!data->output) {
return CURL_CHUNK_BGN_FUNC_FAIL;
}
}
return CURL_CHUNK_BGN_FUNC_OK; } int main() {
/* data for callback */
struct callback_data callback_info;
/* callback is called before download of concrete file started */
curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_CHUNK_BGN_FUNCTION, file_is_coming);
curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_CHUNK_DATA, &callback_info); }

AVAILABILITY

Added in 7.21.0

RETURN VALUE

Returns CURLE_OK if the option is supported, and CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not.

SEE ALSO

CURLOPT_CHUNK_BGN_FUNCTION(3), CURLOPT_WILDCARDMATCH(3),

November 4, 2020 libcurl 7.79.1