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RE: libcurl and libssh2

From: Xu, Qiang (FXSGSC) <>
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 11:13:11 +0800

> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> [] On Behalf Of Guenter
> Sent: Monday, October 12, 2009 5:46 PM
> To: libcurl development
> Subject: Re: libcurl and libssh2
> Hi,
> you dont need to be root in order to compile a curl version
> just for you; that works fine also within your home
> directory; just download recent sources, and then configure
> with --disable-shared; that results in a statically linked
> curl version which you can test with, and also simply copy to
> your personal ~/bin folder so that it is found before the
> system-own version. Also you can do same with libssh2; build
> a static version, and then configure libcurl to use this
> version, and you should get a curl which is sftp/scp aware.

The static build of curl 7.19.6 works, and I can do sftp transfer now. But, when I type "man curl", it is till the old system one, not the manual comes with my own build. Any solution to deal with it?

Thanks a lot,
Xu Qiang
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Received on 2009-10-19