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How to enable https support for curl in 14.04?

I have a "curl" program installed on Ubuntu 14.04 Server. Unfortunately, it does not support https. I have googled this problem and found a suggestion to replace "curl" package with "curl-ssl", but ...
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12.04.4 server can't verify common SSL certificates, usual fixes failing

The Problem I've got one server in a farm which is suddenly unable to correctly handle SSL certificates. Attempting to do a curl command like curl -v https://google.com results in: curl -v ...
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PHP script works with Ubuntu 12.04.5 but NOT with Ubuntu 14.04

I have the following snippet in my code: $objCurl = curl_init(); curl_setopt($objCurl, CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYHOST, FALSE); curl_setopt($objCurl, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1); curl_setopt($objCurl, ...
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PHP cURL “Unknown SSL protocol error in connection to”

When I try to run my script using cURL on my computer via XAMPP, everything works perfectly: When I move it onto my server (Ubuntu 14.04 x64), it stops working and I continue to get this type of ...
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Is it possible to have multi-thread cURL with Flashgot in Ubuntu?

I have found here that there is a multi-thread version of cURL downloader. How to install it and can it be used with Flashgot? I am not looking for other multi-thread downloaders, I already have ...
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Posting XML through cURL using --data-binary

I have this really typical problem. I have an XML file that I have to post to a server. I was told by the network engineer of that site to use the cURL function. The function that he provided to me ...
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curl command fails with time out when downloading meteor

I'm having the same issue described here: curl command fails with a timeout The solution says to define the https proxy variable with all upper case letters. This is what I've tried: me@medev:~$ ...
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SSL connection with TLS connection error

I am using Ubuntu 12.04, installed at VirtualBox (Mac) using vagrant. I am not using any proxy server. In my company network, when I try curl -1vsS ...
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Curl requiring ciphers to be specified

I am trying to run this command: curl https://api-3t.sandbox.paypal.com/nvp On my ubuntu machine, it failes with the following error: curl: (35) error:14077410:SSL ...
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curl command fails with a timeout

I'm trying to run the following command on my ubuntu box: curl https://install.meteor.com/ | sh It times out. I tried to ping the address but it just sits there. I also tried to ping google.com ...
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curl .gz file and pipe it for decompression

I am trying to download some .gz files (N.B. not .tar.gz ones) from given URLs and decompress them to overwrite existing files, if any. For each individual download, I tried the following: curl -O ...
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The program 'curl' is currently not installed

I am trying out Meteor http://meteor.com/examples/leaderboard I have to use CURL, which I am familiar with on Windows. Now I try to install it on Ubuntu 12.04. But i get these errors: ...
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I am not able to install curl package on ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

I'm trying to install meteor using: curl https://install.meteor.com | /bin/sh I run that comment command in a terminal but it gives me following error: The program 'curl' is currently not ...
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How to verify the SSL fingerprint by command line? (wget, curl, …)

Using a command line website downloader, such as wget, curl or any other one... In a script... I have the SHA-1 and the SHA-256 certficate fingerprint of a website. Due to security concerns (1) (2), ...
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Juju bootstrap environment fails

i have a problem during deploying my first juju environment "maas". The host is commissioned by MAAS but during the juju deployment there is this error: Setting up libtcmalloc-minimal4 (2.1-2ubuntu1) ...
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How to make Curl and PHP available when installed from Xampp

I have installed a recent copy of XAMPP on Ubuntu 14.04. However, when I issue this command: curl -sS https://getcomposer.org/installer | php I get the following error messages: The program ...
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What is the default timeout value for curl when used as command on terminal?

have searched a lot to find out default timeout value of curl. All suggests how to set timeout limit for curl. But Can anybody please suggest what is the default value of curl command timeout time? If ...
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curl to tar to zip not working properly

I am wanting to download an tar.gz archive, extract it and compress it into a zip file in one command. Reason for this is to be independent from temporary files. The command I use: curl -L "someURL" ...
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Extract tar.gz to STDOUT and zip STDOUT

I need to extract an tar.gz archive I downloaded with curl into STDOUT and use the STDOUT as STDIN for zipping the files again. curl -L someURL | tar xz --strip-components=1 -O| zip -r test.zip ...
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fresh install, python-software-properties unmet dependencies

attention: This might be more a question for "gis.stackexchange" but it is Ubuntu-related Geonode 2.0 is available for Ubuntu 12.04 but not for Ubuntu 14.04. According to the docs it should be ...
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Crontab not executing script with cURL

I have a cron that's set to run every ten minutes that works fine if I execute the file manually by entering php register.php But, my cron will not execute this file once it includes anything cURL ...
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Downgrading PHP from 5.5 to 5.3 on Ubuntu 14.04

now, I know that this question has been asked tons of times over the internet, but I followed lots of tutorials on the argument without being able to get to the answer. This is my situation: Ubuntu ...
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Location of curl dns cache file and location of ubuntu global cache dns file

I have curl installed on my ubuntu instance. Can any one let me know location of curl dns cache file as well the location of global cache dns file. I was going through the curl documentation and ...
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curl: how to display chunk sizes and trailer headers?

I am trying to use curl to send a GET which responds with chunked data, and display the chunks, their sizes and any trailer headers. I tried curl --raw ... but it did not do what I needed. Is there an ...
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using curl command to download file in parts from different interfaces and to run the commands simultaneously from a script

i wanted to download a file using curl command simultaneously in different parts using ip aliasing(virtual Ethernet ports) so what i did was pasted the commands in a text file and run but the problem ...
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OpenSSL not picking up CAs in certs folder

We're having trouble with curl not connecting to an HTTPS server: $ curl https://the-problem-site.com (not the real URL!) curl: (35) error:14077458:SSL ...
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How to remove all traces of curl installed using libcurl package (.tar.gz)

I have installed curl package in ubuntu 12.04. I tried the sudo apt-get install php5-curl method but it did not work. I downloaded the curl-7.37.1.tar.gz package from ...
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PHP Startup Unable to load dynamic library

I'm getting this error in my apache error log while trying to get cURL to work on PHP: PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library '/usr/lib/php5/20121212/curl.so' - ...
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Ubuntu rvm installlation

I try to install RVM on Ubuntu 14.04, but I got error after below command : curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable --autolibs=enabled Error Message : serifsadi@serifsadi-ubuntu-HP:~$ ...
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Ubuntu with both 32bit and 64bit libcurl

Im running a c++ application and Asterisk in 64bit Ubuntu machine.My C++ application needs 32bit libcurl. And Asterisk needs 64bit libcurl to do some http calls in the dialpaln.Can I keep both 32bit ...
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saving multiple files with cURL

I have this list of URLs in a .txt file -which i'm suppose to get content of them. To achieve this, i decided to use cURL. With xargs curl < url-list.txt , i can display all the content of the URL ...
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cURL - 404 error when trying to POST a file

Forgive my Linux n00bishness, I'm only just starting out! I'm trying to POST a file to a Windows web listener using cURL but am receiving an error that I haven't been able to find an explanation for ...
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php5-curl on upgraded ubuntu 14.04

I have a vps with ubuntu 14.04 installed ( was ungraded from 12.04 LTS ) and LAMP stack. the problem I have is I can't install php5-curl extension as it always gives me this error message : ...
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MiKTeX in Ubuntu 14.04: Could NOT find CURL

I am trying to install MiKTeX in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I am downloading the dependencies one by one, but below is where I got stuck: CMake Warning at /usr/share/cmake-2.8/Modules/FindQt4.cmake:659 ...
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install php5-curl without upgrading php-cli

I am using imageantialias for php and php -r "var_dump(function_exists('imageantialias')); returns bool(true) I do have requirement for php5-curl, and if I install php5-curl using php5-curl (sudo ...
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What is the difference between libcurl3 and libcurl4

I was setting up an Ubuntu 14.04 development environment and went to install libcurl but noticed that there are two different version in my aptitude caches. What are the main differences between the ...
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Install Curl Ubuntu 12.04

Hi I am trying to install curl library. It is a dependency for the RCurl package in R. So I must install it for R to work properly. I tried: meaneych@meaneych-VirtualBox:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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PHP - How to install php-curl without downgrading PHP version

I'm trying to install the php5-curl package, but I'm getting the dependency error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: php5-curl : Depends: phpapi-20090626 Depends: ...
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Curl request from cron job is not working,but works manually

I have a cron job that runs every minute and makes a curl request and i have verified that using grep on the syslogs. But the curl is not happening somehow and moreover i have a small echo statement ...
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Question about lynx text browser

When I go to visit this url https://github.com/search?q=jquery+stars%3A>10+forks%3A<10&type=Repositories using this command for lynx: lynx -accept_all_cookies ...
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Not able to install CURL on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

When I am trying to install the following error is coming sudo apt-get install php5-curl Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want ...
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posting HTML req to RESTART ROUTER via terminal on CURL fails

I read from this page how to restart the router using curl. I got the command for my router http://192.168.1.1/Forms/tools_system_1?restoreFlag=0&Restart=RESTART It works when i put it in ...
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Upgrading libcurl on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm seeing recurring stacktraces as shown below, which I think is caused by 12.04 shipping with an old curl (as mentioned here). How could I upgrade to a more recent stable version? ...
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How to submit a file to paste.ubuntu.com without graphical interface?

My GUI does not work. I can only see a text terminal. I would like to send my logs to paste.ubuntu.com but I don't know how. Without a graphical interface, I am lost. Is there any way to submit a ...
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Downloading urls with backslashes with wget or curl from IIS server

I was trying for some time to find out why I could not download a url like this: http://domain.com/dir/msrubbish.aspx?urlPath=D:\2014\AC_001\English\AC001_FIN_E_182.PDF The URLs were pointing to a ...
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Cannot find curl-config in Ubuntu 13.04

I am installing package RCurl in R and getting an error checking for curl-config... no Cannot find curl-config ERROR: configuration failed for package ‘RCurl’ I have tried to install libcurl ...
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Can not connect via FTP over explicit TLS/SSL

I have been rather desperate trying to connect via FTP over explicit TLS/SSL. I am following this manual: http://repeatexplorer.umbr.cas.cz/static/html/help/manual.html#using-ftp Here is what I ...
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Unzip all zip files in a target folder?

I have a curl cronjob which periodically downloads a bunch of zip files into a target folder. Like this: curl www.zipdownloadfile.com/file.zip > file.zip Now I need to have Ubuntu unzip all of ...
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I can't add PPA repository behind the proxy

I'm trying to add the ppa repository (as a root) with the following command: export HTTP_PROXY="http://firstname.surname@xxx.com:my_pass@165.x.x.232:8080" add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 ...
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How to build Curl on Ubuntu?

How do I build curl on Ubuntu? I am using this download location for the sources.. http://curl.haxx.se/download.html When I try to run the simple http client given here .. ...