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Re: Curl APIs failure reasons

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2009 15:55:40 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 16 Jul 2009, wrote:

> I want to know if a CURL api fails, is it that it will fail throughout the
> application life?

That's not possible to tell. Perhaps. Or perhaps not.

Is a failed memory allocation "permanent"? Is a failed name resolve permanent?
Is a failed TCP connect permanent? We can't tell.

I would rather claim that the single place that would have the most info on
this to take a decision, is your application.

Received on 2009-07-16