PHP Manual: curl_copy_handle


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curl_copy_handle

(PHP 5)

curl_copy_handle -- Copy a cURL handle along with all of its preferences

Description

resource curl_copy_handle ( resource ch )

Copies a cURL handle keeping the same preferences.

Parameters

ch

A cURL handle returned by curl_init().

Return Values

Returns a new cURL handle.

Examples

Example 1. Copying a cURL handle

<?php
// create a new cURL resource
$ch = curl_init();

// set URL and other appropriate options
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, 'http://www.example.com/');
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_HEADER, 0);

// copy the handle
$ch2 = curl_copy_handle($ch);

// grab URL (http://www.example.com/) and pass it to the browser
curl_exec($ch2);

// close cURL resources, and free up system resources
curl_close($ch2);
curl_close($ch);
?>