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Re: SBUF_SIZE in ftp.c too small

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 31 Jan 2009 15:25:33 +0100 (CET)

On Sat, 31 Jan 2009, Markus Moeller wrote:

>> Right, I didn't mean to question the need for that size in this case, I was
>> just saying that 1K seems to work in all "normal" cases and 1K is about
>> what I would consider max to keep on the stack.
> ok. So it looks like the normal cases never included krb5 with AD.

Quite clearly, if that large command was needed for that it obviously has
never worked.

In general the krb and gss stuff in libcurl are shaky since we have no test
cases for them and they're not the most used features so there's always this
risk that we break them without anyone noticing until a good while
afterwards... :-(

Received on 2009-01-31