node-curl-custom

node wrapper for multi curl, fully implemented.

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node cURL wrapper, support all options and infos.

Quick Start

  • quick start

      curl = require('node-curl');
      curl('www.google.com', function(err) {
        console.info(this.status);
        console.info('-----');
        console.info(this.body);
        console.info('-----');
        console.info(this.info('SIZE_DOWNLOAD'));
      });
    
  • with options

      curl = require('node-curl')
      curl('www.google.com', {VERBOSE: 1, RAW: 1}, function(err) {
        console.info(this);
      });
    
  • run the example/test.js

      node examples/test.js
    

    Usage


  • curl

      curl(url, [options = {}], callback)
      callback includes 1 parameters (error)
      result is stored in curl
    
  • Retrieve Data from curl

      members:
        status     - Http Response code
        body       - Http body
    
      methods:
        info(name) - Get information of result, see 'info' section
    
  • Curl Control

      members
          debug (default: false)
              - logging node-curl debug info
    
      methods:
          void reset()
              - reset curl and set options to default options
    
          void setDefaultOptions(options, reset = true)
              - set default options
    
          curl create(defaultOptions)
              - create a new curl with default options
    

Options

  • Any cURL Easy Options

      eg: CURLOPT_VERBOSE will be VERBOSE, CURLOPT_HEADER will be HEADER
    
      Full list at http://curl.haxx.se/libcurl/c/curl_easy_setopt.html
    
  • node-curl Extra Options

      RAW   - Returns Buffer instead of String in result.body
    
  • About slist parameters

      node-curl support slist which map to Javascript Array
    
      eg:
          HTTP_HEADER: ['FOO', 'BAR']
          HTTP_HEADER: 'FOO'
    
          any non-array parameter will convert to [ parameter.toString() ]
    

Infos

  • Any cURL Info options

      eg: CURLINFO_EFFECTIVE_URL will be EFFETCTIVE_URL
    
      full list at http://curl.haxx.se/libcurl/c/curl_easy_getinfo.html
    
  • About slist

        slist will be returns in Array
        eg: CURLINFO_COOKIELIST
    

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