In this tutorial, we will cover the cURL command in Linux. Follow along as we guide you through the functions of this powerful utility with examples to help you understand everything it’s capable of.
The cURL command is used to download or upload data to a server, using one of its 20+ supported protocols. This data could be a file, email message, or web page.
In this tutorial, we learn how to use curl command in linux. Expained with examples to download single and mutiple files from remote server.
Source: How to Use Curl Command with Examples (Linoxide)
cURL(See URL) is an excellent Linux command which helps in interacting with web pages, FTP servers as a Linux inbuilt API.
When you think of sending out text messages you probably think of the iPhone or an Android, and the command line doesn’t cross your mind, but thanks to the ever-useful curl command, you can send out a SMS text message to any phone number right from the Terminal.
Note that while this article comes from an OS X-related site, the technique shown should work in just about any version of Unix or Linux, as long as the curl command is supported.
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Send an SMS Text Message from the Command Line (OS X Daily)