Returning the HTTP code of a HTTP request

Posted on Tue 05 February 2013 in misc • Tagged with http, curl

This is really useful for returning HTTP code of a request.

curl --write-out "%{http_code}\n" --silent --output /dev/null

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Tracing Redirects with curl

Posted on Thu 31 May 2012 in misc • Tagged with curl

I quite often need to debug rewrites and redirects and with curl this is quite easy.

curl -I -L ""

also you can add the -k option to ignore invalid certificate errors

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