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NAME

       CURLINFO_STARTTRANSFER_TIME - get the time until the first byte is received

SYNOPSIS

       #include <curl/curl.h>

       CURLcode curl_easy_getinfo(CURL *handle, CURLINFO_STARTTRANSFER_TIME, double *timep);

DESCRIPTION

       Pass  a  pointer to a double to receive the time, in seconds, it took from the start until
       the first byte is received by libcurl. This includes CURLINFO_PRETRANSFER_TIME(3) and also
       the time the server needs to calculate the result.

       See also the TIMES overview in the curl_easy_getinfo(3) man page.

PROTOCOLS

       All

EXAMPLE

       curl = curl_easy_init();
       if(curl) {
         double start;
         curl_easy_setopt(curl, CURLOPT_URL, url);
         res = curl_easy_perform(curl);
         if(CURLE_OK == res) {
           res = curl_easy_getinfo(curl, CURLINFO_STARTTRANSFER_TIME, &start);
           if(CURLE_OK == res) {
             printf("Time: %.1f", start);
           }
         }
         /* always cleanup */
         curl_easy_cleanup(curl);
       }

AVAILABILITY

       Added in 7.9.2

RETURN VALUE

       Returns CURLE_OK if the option is supported, and CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION if not.

SEE ALSO

       curl_easy_getinfo(3), curl_easy_setopt(3),