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Re: curl only makes rtsp OPTIONS request

From: Alok Priyadarshi via curl-users <>
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 08:45:40 -0800

Thanks for confirming that rtsp options have not been plumbed into the cli.
I assumed they were because "rtsp" was listed as one of the protocols in
the "curl --version" command.

I will see if I can find time to work on this :)

On Mon, Feb 22, 2021 at 7:26 AM Daniel Stenberg <> wrote:

> On Thu, 18 Feb 2021, Alok Priyadarshi via curl-users wrote:
> > curl-cli seems to ignore the --request flag for rtsp URLs. It always
> makes
> > OPTIONS request.
> >
> > I am wondering if this is a bug or I do not know how to use curl-cli
> with
> > rtsp.
> I don't think the docs claim that this option works for RTSP and it
> doesn't.
> libcurl has a separate option for the RTSP request and nobody has worked
> on
> proving that to the tool.
> Feel free to work on it!
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Received on 2021-02-24