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Re: curl ignores the Retry-After header with fail-on-error option

From: Daniel Stenberg via curl-users <>
Date: Tue, 5 Jan 2021 09:10:16 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 31 Dec 2020, Cherish98 via curl-users wrote:

> I was trying to download lots of files with curl. Due to rate limit on the
> server side, I enabled the --retry option so that curl retries when the
> server returns HTTP 429 Too Many Requests. I also used the fail-on-error
> (-f, --fail) option

Please see for my proposed fix.

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Received on 2021-01-05