This task describes how to invoke a web script using cURL.
If using Linux or Mac OS X, you can install cURL through apt-get or Macports. If running Microsoft Windows, you can install cURL through Cygwin.
Once installed, type the following in the command line to invoke an index of web
curl -uadmin:admin "http://localhost:8080/alfresco/service/index"
This tells cURL to invoke the URL defined associated with the index web script, which returns in a categorized list of web scripts being returned.