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Re: libcurl strange behaviour

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 15 Nov 2001 08:23:40 +0100 (MET)

On Wed, 14 Nov 2001, Julien MOUTTE wrote:

> It now works ! Sorry Master i doubt and i should not ! :) I'll punish my
> self. And never doubt again i swear ;)

Hehe. Doubt is good my son. :-)

> PS : I am now really curious to understand how a non threaded program
> (forked) can be affected by putting the global init and clean function in
> functions called by child processes only... If you can point me to some
> documentation teaching me this mysterious thing :)

The global init/cleanup stuff is only used for SSL init/cleanup (and for
win32 socket stuff if you're on that platform) so to understand that, you'll
have to go snorkling in the deep waters of OpenSSL.

    Daniel Stenberg -- curl groks URLs --
Received on 2001-11-15