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Re: CURLE_GOT_NOTHING on slow connections

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2004 23:49:14 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 26 Feb 2004, Richard Bramante wrote:

> Has anyone else ever experienced these? What was cause this return, when it
> happens it happens very fast (reported as almost immediately) in which case
> I would expect something like a CURLE_COULDNT_CONNECT error, or at least
> wait the timeout period and then error with a timeout. This doesn't seem to
> be the case. Does this imply the connection was established but then
> immediatel closed or something to that effect?

It is hardly impossible to guess without any network traces. Clearly at least
libcurl thought it was a legitimate connect, but then it got closed before any
response was read from it. But I can't see why a high latency connection would
cause that effect.

    Daniel Stenberg -- --
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Received on 2004-02-26