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Re: Connect-timeout on Win32

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2004 19:44:55 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 19 Feb 2004, Gisle Vanem wrote:

> I think the requirement comes from easy.c / win32_init(). libcurl should
> maybe try WS 2.0 first, then fallback to 1.1 if that fails. OTOH, I don't
> see why libcurl couldn't use Winsock 1.1.

IIRC, the requirement comes from some magic needed to get the current
implmentation of telnet.c to work.

The TELNET code is so very little important that it seems next to stupid to
keep this requirement if this is (still) true.

    Daniel Stenberg -- --
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Received on 2004-02-19