Re: curl -u problem escaping special chars in password
Date: Fri, 5 Oct 2018 08:55:10 -0300
The problem is on the first platform I tried, which is Cygwin...I tried
this also on RHEL, just today, and it doesn't happen on Linux...
So, time to write to the cygwin mail..
On Wed, Oct 3, 2018 at 6:11 PM Jim Young <j4young_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> On 10/3/2018 2:03 PM, Leo Lagos wrote:
> > However, in curl I've been unable to figure out the correct escaping
> > for -u:
> > $ curl -stderr -u "apiuser:jsd2018%##" -G http://*****
> > ...
> > <p>Basic Authentication Failure - Reason :
> > AUTHENTICATION_DENIED</p>
> Assuming your running this on a Linux/Unix system under bash or similar
> shell, try enclosing the user:password parameter in single quotes (')
> rather than double quotes (")