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CURLINFO_PRIVATE(3)	   curl_easy_getinfo options	   CURLINFO_PRIVATE(3)

NAME
       CURLINFO_PRIVATE	- get the private pointer

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<curl/curl.h>

       CURLcode	 curl_easy_getinfo(CURL	*handle, CURLINFO_PRIVATE, char	**pri-
       vate);

DESCRIPTION
       Pass a pointer to a char	pointer	to receive the pointer to the  private
       data associated with the	curl handle (set with the CURLOPT_PRIVATE(3)).
       Please note that	for internal reasons, the value	is returned as a  char
       pointer,	although effectively being a 'void *'.

PROTOCOLS
       All

EXAMPLE
       CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
       if(curl)	{
	 void *pointer = 0x2345454;
	 curl_easy_setopt(curl,	CURLOPT_URL, "http://example.com/foo.bin");

	 /* set	the private pointer */
	 curl_easy_setopt(curl,	CURLOPT_PRIVATE, pointer);
	 ret = curl_easy_perform(curl);

	 /* extract the	private	pointer	again */
	 ret = curl_easy_getinfo(curl, CURLINFO_PRIVATE, &pointer);

	 curl_easy_cleanup(curl);
       }

AVAILABILITY
       Added in	7.10.3

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

SEE ALSO
       curl_easy_getinfo(3), curl_easy_setopt(3), CURLOPT_PRIVATE(3),

libcurl	7.54.1			 May 05, 2017		   CURLINFO_PRIVATE(3)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | PROTOCOLS | EXAMPLE | AVAILABILITY | RETURN VALUE | SEE ALSO

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