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Re: Curl FTP and URL

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Wed, 28 Jun 2006 15:53:43 +0200 (CEST)

On Wed, 28 Jun 2006, Carlos Alvarez wrote:

> What's the difference between CURLOPT_SOURCE_URL and CURLOPT_URL in the
> options ? what means CURLOPT_URL as target ?

Eh, the manual quite clearly describes them:

               When set, it enables a FTP third party transfer, using the set
               URL as source, while CURLOPT_URL is the target.

If you don't need third party transfers, then don't use CURLOPT_SOURCE_URL.

If you don't know what "third party transfers" is, you clearly don't want

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