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Re: Helping apps use 64bit with libcurl

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 22:10:25 +0200 (CEST)

On Tue, 27 May 2008, Jamie Lokier wrote:

> It reminds me: why _is_ there a curl_off_t? Why doesn't curl simply use
> off_t, since they are always supposed to be the same for any given compile,
> aren't they?

Because it uses off_t on POSIX(-like) systems but not on all others. Windows
being a notable example, which has a 32bit off_t and we're not happy with

Received on 2008-05-27