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Re: Help on using curl on IBM AIX thru C Programs

From: spdev31 via curl-library <>
Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 01:16:30 -0700

Simple advice, but try out the example programs. Build it, run it,
understand what it's supposed to accomplish, then check the code. Each
time you see a curl API function in the code read the docs on that function
to understand it. Repeat. Then write your own code and confirm your


On Mon, Oct 21, 2019, 11:29 PM KrishnaSagar S via curl-library <> wrote:

> Thanks for the reply.
> Here's the situation, we have a system developed long back on IBM AIX
> machine and using the C Programs with Embedded SQL statements and they are
> of extensions sqc/ccs.
> The same programs are used to send/receive data to/from Mainframe too.
> Now there is another central system is being developed and my management
> wants to make use of it and that new system support web service API calls.
> So the requirement is to make use of Curl which is available on the IBM
> AIX machine and create or develop C programs so we can use them to interact
> with the new system (which is being developed on Java as far as i know) to
> get/put data.
> I did this earlier using MF COBOL program on Oracle database by creating a
> dll to call the web-service that is hosted on IBM Silverpop.
> We currently have embedded sql C programs that run on this IBM AIX machine
> updating DB2 database and at the same time updating Mainframe IMS database
> using C CICS programs (which are being called as C-Service programs).
> Let me know if you need any specific information.
> On Fri, Oct 18, 2019 at 5:52 PM Igor Korot via curl-library <
>> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> On Fri, Oct 18, 2019 at 5:25 PM KrishnaSagar S via curl-library
>> <> wrote:
>> >
>> > Hello All,
>> > I'm new to this curl and seeking help from any one of you who can help
>> me on developing programs on IBM AIX machine using C/C++/Embedded SQL
>> Programs.
>> In order to help you we need more information from you.
>> What type of program you want to develop? Why do you want to use cURL?
>> Are you familiar with the software development process?
>> What are you specific question(s) in regards to cURL?
>> Did you check online for any code sample for cURL?
>> Thank you.
>> >
>> > Any help would be greatly appreciated.
>> >
>> > Thanks,
>> > Sagar
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