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Re: Headers in Rest Response

From: Frank Gevaerts <>
Date: Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:26:28 +0200

On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 03:11:32PM +0000, Derick de Waal wrote:
> Hi All.
> We have 2 servers test and production.
> On the production server we run curl 7.15.5 (x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu) libcurl/7.15.5.
> On the test server we run curl 7.19.7 (x86_64-redhat-linux-gnu) libcurl/7.19.7
> On the production server when I make my GET call the output is fine and only contains the XML.
> When I make the same call on the test server the output contains the HTTP header information and I can't get it suppressed.
> Any idea how I can get around this?
> Command:
> curl -v -k -insecure
> -H "Accept:application/xml"
> -o response.xml

-insecure? That means -i -n -s -e cure...
-i is "Include the HTTP-header in the output", which might be what
you're seeing...

You might mean --insecure, but then you already have -k

(by the way, this might be more appropriate on the curl-users list)


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