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       davix-http - HTTP query tool based on libdavix


                davix-http [options]... url


       davix-http is a tool using libdavix for HTTP query executions
       It can be used to interact with a RESTful webservices.

       See libdavix(3) for details.


       Request Options:

            Content of the request

         --request, -X
            Request method to use (ex : GET, PUT, PROPFIND, etc..)

       Common Options:

            Debug mode

         --header, -H
            Add a header field to the request (eg: -H "Depth: 1" )

         --help, -h
            Display this help message

         --metalink OPT
            Metalink support. (OPT=failover[default]|no)

         --module, -P PLUGIN_NAME
            Load a plugin or profile by name

         --redirection OPT
            Transparent redirection support. (OPT=yes[default]|no)

         --proxy, -x URL
            SOCKS5 proxy server URL. (ex: socks5://

            Traces specific scope(s), options include:
               file - Davix file interface
               posix - Davix POSIX interface
               xml - XML parser output
               ssl - SSL and certs details
               header - HTTP queries headers
               body - HTTP bodies
               chain - IO chains info
               core - Config and misc info
               grid - Misc info from 3rd parties
               socket - Socket info
               locks - WebDAV locking info
               all - Traces everything

            Display version

       Security Options:

         --capath CA_path
            Add an additional certificate authority directory

         --cert, -E cred_path
            Client Certificate in PEM format

         --key priv_path
            Private key in PEM format

         --insecure, -k
            Disable SSL credential checks

            User login for login/password authentication

            User password for login/password authentication

            AWS S3 authentication: secret key

            AWS S3 authentication: access key

            AWS S3 authentication: region

            AWS S3 security token - used along with STS temporary credentials

            Specify this flag if you need to use a path-based S3 URL

            Azure authentication key


        Execute a GET Query in HTTP

        Execute a HEAD Query in HTTP + TLS with User auth
               davix-http -X HEAD

        Execute a PUT Query with S3 over https and a basic content
               davix-http -X PUT s3s:// -d "Hello World"





       Adrien Devresse <>, IT-SDC-ID, CERN