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Can not compile due to curl

I use Ubuntu 14.04 (trusty) under user to compile a project which linked to libcurl.so symbol, but it complains: ~/local/lib/libcurl.so.4: no version information available (required by cmake) /bin/...
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Curl POST request fails [closed]

Curl version installed on My system was :curl 7.35.0 I tried to run the below command but it returned an errorcode 7: outpt=0; FUEL_TOKEN_JSON="$( /usr/bin/curl --noproxy '*' -s -H 'Content-Type: ...
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Installing Steam on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm a new user to Linux and I'm having some problems trying to install steam on my laptop. I tried downloading the latest version from steam store, using USC to install it and even the terminal. Each ...
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how does adding a ppa with a curl command work?

This link discusses different ways to install nodejs and npm. One of the methods was installing it via ppa. curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup | sudo bash - He used the above command to add ...
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nodejs 6 installation shows version 0.10.25

I am trying to install the nodejs 6 version : curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_6.x | sudo -E bash - sudo apt-get install -y nodejs First of all , it returns me an error: env: -E: No such ...
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curl: (56) GnuTLS recv error (-9): A TLS packet with unexpected length was received

I'm installing meteor through curl, But getting this error: curl: (56) GnuTLS recv error (-9): A TLS packet with unexpected length was received. gzip: stdin: unexpected end of file tar: Unexpected ...
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Cannot install php-curl on Ubuntu 16.04 & PHP 7

Command: sudo apt-get install php-curl Output: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following additional packages will be installed: ...
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How to compile curl with SSL support?

I am running on Ubuntu 14.04 and I have manually installed curl 7.48 (see question http://stackoverflow.com/questions/36866583/libcurl-not-updated). I've tried to execute the command: carlo@carlo-...
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Update PHP to use latest Curl Version

We have installed Curl 7.46.0 but PHP is still referencing 7.35.0 How do we get PHP to use the latest installed version curl--version shows correct version running but php working with previous ...
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Why is cURL not installed by default?

Many applications require curl or libcurl for running or installation. Why does Ubuntu not provide it by default?
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Curl not returning page source

So I'm having this problem on OS X but I got a friend to test it on Ubuntu and it did the same thing. I figured this community would be the better one to ask. Something changed in the output of my ...
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Used CURL to get NodeJS, how to remove the files (have not installed nodeJS yet though)

I used: curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_4.x | sudo -E bash - because I wanted to install NodeJS, but after executing the command - I realised I used the wrong command. I need NodeJS version ...
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how to search file using wget or curl on server?

I know wget utility which retrieves files from World Wide Web (WWW) like wget http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/wget/wget-1.5.3.tar.gz But my confusion is how can i find content in directory on server without ...
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Upgrading Node.js

I'm currently installing Node.js on my system running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I've run the commands from the website: curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_5.x | sudo -E bash - sudo apt-get install -y ...
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Issue getting curl option autocomplete working with zsh

Im using Ubuntu 14.04 where the zsh _curl completion script is neither installed by zsh or curl. I came across this email to the debian maintainers which contained instructions on how to set it up. ...
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Download executable script from GitHub preserving +x permissions

I want to make a GitHub repository of all relevant scripts I posted here as answers. But to keep it ultimately simple for the users, I would like to give them a single command to download the script ...
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How to get date, time using Curl command?

In my PC RTC not working, So i want time, Date from server using Curl Command. Required format for date,time is DDMMYYYYHHMMSS. suggest me the command.. Otherwise is their any possibilities to get ...
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bash script to check website content by curl command

I want to write a script to check out if the website is working fine by checking out some of it is contents. If the content exists in the result, it prints a message telling the website is working ...
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Ubuntu taking a long time (if it doesn't fail) from http://releases.ubuntu.com/, but downloads fast and fine from a provided mirror

So here is what is going on: I am trying to download Ubuntu in a shell script, and used their releases page (releases.ubuntu.com) as it was the first Ubuntu download url I found. Well, it was slow ...
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is php5-curl what I want?

I have an NGINX web-server, with php-fpm. I would like to install curl, but I’m not sure that php5-curl is the right package for my server. Should I be concerned? is there a more appropriate package? ...
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Error when trying to install PHP curl - Ubuntu 14.10

When I try to run sudo apt-get install php5-curl I get an error php5-curl : Depends: php5-common (= 5.5.9+dfsg-1ubuntu4.14) but 5.5.12+dfsg-2ubuntu4.6 is to be installed What does this mean and ...
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Use cURL to download file through multiple ips

I'm new to Linux (I use Ubuntu). We have download speed restrictions per local IP (250 kbps), however our ISP offers 150mbps bandwidth. I have assigned multiple local IPs to my NIC. My goals are: ...
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Easiest way to automate this process?

I need to find a way to automate this process from my VPS. I want to be able to create a script which signs into a website using set POST data (straight forward) but then, visits another page after ...
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Why curl/libcurl doesn't support sftp?

I just discovered this bitter truth: my curl doesn't support sftp. ~ curl --version curl 7.43.0 (x86_64-pc-linux-gnu) libcurl/7.43.0 GnuTLS/3.3.15 zlib/1.2.8 libidn/1.28 librtmp/2.3 Protocols: dict ...
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Bash script — store `curl` output in variable, then format against string in variable

I was hoping to curl data into a shell script variable, then use cat or awk to operate on that variable as if it was a file. Is this possible, or is there a workaround? Do I have to save the curl ...
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`curl` outputs random characters

If I run: curl http://files.unity3d.com/levi/unity-editor-5.2.2f1+20151018_amd64.deb It continuously outputs random characters, then the program completes. I tried reinstalling it, but to no avail....
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A mystic curl error on Ubuntu

I do have a mystic error: CMake Error : downloading '' failed status_code: 1 status_string: "Unsupported protocol" log: Protocol "https" not supported or disabled in libcurl Closing ...
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Retrieve site that uses cookies on virtual-console/tty

I want to have a handy function in my .bashrc that prints some weather information on virtual-console/tty instead of using an out-of-the-box applet. The hints from Weather from Terminal doesn't work ...
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Unable to update Node JS - keeps returning to old version [Ubuntu 15.04]

I'm unable to update nodejs, and I can't see why. If I were to make a guess, I'd say that I have two repositories listed in apt-get, that both contain a nodejs package. Here's what I've done: ...
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.What to do when Ubuntu 14.04 LTS curl doesn't support a CA certificate, even though it's valid

On Ubuntu 14.04, I'm trying to do this curl https://api.the-newshub.com/api/1/topics/trending/top. It's not working but it does work when you visit using Firefox. I've updated the certificates: sudo ...
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Install readr in R and met dirty dependency tree

My Ubuntu and R versions: alvas@ubi:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty alvas@ubi:~$ R > ...
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curl: (60) SSL certificate problem: unable to get local issuer certificate

Edit: I had updated my root CA certificates from curl.haxx.se . When I try curl -Iv https://yahoo.com I get an error as unable to get local issuer certificate in the result. However if I try curl -...
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Unknown SSL protocol error

After upgrade to 15.10 i've got error 35 'Unknown SSL protocol error in connection to ...' when i'm trying to access SSL-secure server using CURL from PHP script (PHP5-fpm). Before the upgrade all ...
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wget, curl HTTP addresses fail, HTTPS work, ping works [closed]

I am running Ubuntu Server 14.04.2, and I can't communicate with external http addresses anymore. I can ping google.com, I can wget https://google.com, but I can't wget http://google.com. $ wget ...
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curl: (7) Failed to connect to SERVER port 80: No route to host

Please help me to understand. I am currently try to set-up Parsoid with this guide. It is needed for the MediaWiki extension Visual Editor. After the installation of the Ubuntu repositories I ...
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How can I download a private bitbucket repo using curl or wget?

I have an account on Bitbucket, I want to download a private repo but I'm not using client like web Browser but using terminal clients like 'curl' and or 'wget'. I want to download a private bitbucket ...
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virsh/libcurl doesn't reference imported Root CA certificate

I'm running Ubuntu Server 14.04 and I'm trying to connect to an ESXi host that has a signed certificate signed by my internal CA. Here is the error message seen when connecting: root@ubuntu:~# virsh -...
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Ubuntu 14.04 cannot browse, wget and curl https sites. Http works fine

Ubuntu 14.04 cannot browse, wget and curl https sites. Http works fine. What is the problem here? curl http://cisco.internect.net/weather.php Enter your Postcode eg: Canberra: 2600, Sydney: 2000 ...
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How to upgrade/install newest version of nodejs on Ubuntu 14.04

I have been working an hour for this. Taken from their official documentation : curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_4.x | sudo -E bash - sudo apt-get install -y nodejs However, its never ...
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wget and cURL not working with bash script

I am trying to download an images off a website and have tried: curl -o img.jpg (URL) wget (URL) -O img.jpg wget --save-headers -U "Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US) AppleWebKit/534.17 (KHTML, ...
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Laravel CLI cUrl Error on Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS

I have already installed the nginx, MySQL, HHVM and Composer, everything is working, so I installed the Laravel CLI to run laravel new blog from the terminal but when I run it i get this error: ...
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curl: (1) Protocol https not supported or disabled in libcurl

I'm trying to install a framework using curl but I keep getting this annoying error message curl: (1) Protocol https not supported or disabled in libcurl. Does any one know how to fix this? I'm stack! ...
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What is the difference between curl and wget? [closed]

Both of these curl and wget are use for downloading files, etc. Is there any reason to use one over the other?
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Curl loaded configuration

Im trying to install curl loader and use it but would like to know how its being used. http://lost-and-found-narihiro.blogspot.com/2014/09/http-traffic-generator-install-curl.html I installed ...
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Cannot install curl-config in Ubuntu 12.04

When trying to install the R package RCurl I get the following error: checking for curl-config... no Cannot find curl-config ERROR: configuration failed for package ‘RCurl’ Yet, curl-config exists ...
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pycurl.error: (35, 'gnutls_handshake() failed: Handshake failed')

On trying to download from a https:// URL with PycURL 'PycURL/7.19.3 libcurl/7.35.0 GnuTLS/2.12.23 zlib/1.2.8 libidn/1.28 librtmp/2.3' in Python 2.7 on Ubuntu 14.04.2, I receive pycurl.error: (35, '...
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POST request using python-maas-client

We can use python-maas-client for accessing the maas API. I need to know the way of performing the post request towards maas using the python-maas-client. Here it is important links: Link for MAAS ...
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Can't install curl on Ubuntu 14.04

I can't install curl on Ubuntu 14.04. sudo apt-get install curl Error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be ...
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What does “javascript:;” in the action attribute field mean?

I'm new to html automation and have been reading http://curl.haxx.se/docs/httpscripting.html . The action attribute should tell you where to send the request with your client, but, in case it is "...
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Curl with SSL failing to download with https (DigitalOcean Ubuntu Server 15.04)

Received this error message: curl: (77) error setting certificate verify locations: CAfile: /usr/local/opt/curl-ca-bundle/share/ca-bundle.crt CApath: /etc/ssl/certs ...when trying to install a ...