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Re: CURLOPT_MAX_RECV_SPEED_LARGE for the multi interface?

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2007 22:46:19 +0200 (CEST)

On Sat, 18 Aug 2007, DarkOne The Masterthief wrote:

> I'm using the multi interface with several downloads and I need to limit the
> total amount of bandwidth they can use. Basically I need the
> CURLOPT_MAX_RECV_SPEED_LARGE option but for the multi interface. Splitting
> the bandwidth evenly between the downloads is not a solution, because if I
> set the limit to, say, 150 KB/s with two simultanious downloads and one of
> them can't go beyond 30 KB/s the other one should be able to utilize the
> other 120 KB/s. How can I do this with cURL?

The multi interface offers no such option/feature as of today, so you'd either
have to make it done in your application, or you need to implement the feature
in libcurl...

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