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CURLOPT_SSH_KEYDATA(3) curl_easy_setopt options CURLOPT_SSH_KEYDATA(3)

NAME

CURLOPT_SSH_KEYDATA - pointer to pass to the SSH key callback

SYNOPSIS

#include <curl/curl.h>

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

DESCRIPTION

Pass a void * as parameter. This pointer will be passed along verbatim to the callback set with CURLOPT_SSH_KEYFUNCTION(3).

DEFAULT

NULL

PROTOCOLS

SFTP and SCP

EXAMPLE

static int keycb(CURL *easy,

const struct curl_khkey *knownkey,
const struct curl_khkey *foundkey,
enum curl_khmatch,
void *clientp) {
/* 'clientp' points to the callback_data struct */
/* investigate the situation and return the correct value */
return CURLKHSTAT_FINE_ADD_TO_FILE; } {
curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, "sftp://example.com/thisfile.txt");
curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_SSH_KEYFUNCTION, keycb);
curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_SSH_KEYDATA, &callback_data);
curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_SSH_KNOWNHOSTS, "/home/user/known_hosts");
curl_easy_perform(curl); }

AVAILABILITY

Added in 7.19.6

RETURN VALUE

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

SEE ALSO

CURLOPT_SSH_KEYDATA(3), CURLOPT_SSH_KNOWNHOSTS(3),

November 4, 2020 libcurl 7.79.1