accessing libcurl from Java
We can take advantage of libcurl straight from within Java programs using this binding.
All you need to do is to get the 'curl-java' package and use it!
The original download places have all died and vanished. The source code seems to have been rescued and is available here:
The 'javacurl' project hosted at sourceforge is generally deemed to be crap. Don't use that.
Daniel Stenberg wrote the original embryo. Guenter Knauf and Patrick Monnerat improved it a lot.
People that have contributed include: Bjorn Reese, Bob Schader, Takeshi Martinez, Daniel Marell, Serge Kruppa.
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