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Old 09-17-2013
Originally Posted by bakunin
Still, this is a very clever idea of Smiling Dragon. I filed it away immediately in my "all-things-interesting-to-know"-notes
I am immensly flattered! Usually it's me copying your stuff Smilie
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CURLOPT_FNMATCH_FUNCTION(3)				     curl_easy_setopt options				       CURLOPT_FNMATCH_FUNCTION(3)

CURLOPT_FNMATCH_FUNCTION - wildcard matching function callback SYNOPSIS
#include <curl/curl.h> int fnmatch_callback(void *ptr, const char *pattern, const char *string); CURLcode curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle, CURLOPT_FNMATCH_FUNCTION, fnmatch_callback); DESCRIPTION
Pass a pointer to your callback function, which should match the prototype shown above. This callback is used for wildcard matching. Return CURL_FNMATCHFUNC_MATCH if pattern matches the string, CURL_FNMATCHFUNC_NOMATCH if not or CURL_FNMATCHFUNC_FAIL if an error occurred. DEFAULT
NULL == an internal function for wildcard matching. PROTOCOLS
Added in 7.21.0 RETURN VALUE
Returns CURLE_OK if the option is supported, and CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not. SEE ALSO

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