Would some kind soul please reply with specific examples of how to execute a simple command like ... My goal is to run the commands under cURL and/or Postman on a Windows PC on the same network so that I can test the commands. This way I'll know the exact syntax of commands that can be run successfully on a remote computer. It is also slightly harder to make a library than a "mere" command line tool. pipes: curl works more like the traditional Unix cat command, it sends more stuff to stdout, and reads more from stdin in a "everything is a pipe" manner. Wget is more like cp, using the same analogue. Single shot: curl is basically made to do single-shot transfers of. For more information about curl can be get from the following tutorial. Linux curl Command Tutorial With Examples. Simple POST Example. We will start with a simple POST example. We will provide some fields in the POST with the -data option. In this example, we will provide username=ismail&password=poftut as POST data. Use double escapes to.