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NAME

hurl - copy http url data

SYNOPSIS

hurl [ options ] url

DESCRIPTION

hurl copies the data for the http url operand to the standard output. The url must be of the form [http://] host[:port]/path. The default port is 80.

hurl is a shell script that attempts to access the url by these methods:

/dev/tcp/host/80

Supported by ksh(1) and recent bash(1).
wget -nv -O - url
lynx -source url
curl -s -L -o - url

OPTIONS

-a, --authorize=user:password

The url authorization user name and password, separated by : (one colon character.)
-s, --size=bytes

Terminate the data transmission after bytes have been transferred.
-v, --verbose

Verbose trace.

SEE ALSO

curl(1), lynx(1), wget(1)

IMPLEMENTATION

version

hurl (AT&T Research) 2009-01-20
author

Glenn Fowler <glenn.s.fowler@gmail.com>
copyright

Copyright © 2003-2012 AT&T Intellectual Property
license

http://www.eclipse.org/org/documents/epl-v10.html