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Re: DNS Cache

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 9 Aug 2008 00:12:25 +0200 (CEST)

On Fri, 8 Aug 2008, brubelsabs wrote:

>> When you get the problems, have you tried to strace or gdb to figure out
>> exactly what it is that fails?
> All seems as libcurl delivers just a network error

Right, but the question is what failed that caused libcurl to return that. Do
you use c-ares? If so, the failure could very well be in c-ares and it's
failure to do something leads it to not be able to resolve the name that then
makes libcurl to report it as such.

Received on 2008-08-09