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Re: curl_multi_fdset not returns fdset when easy handle is in resolving state (when using threaded resolver)

From: Arunprasad Rajkumar <>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2012 14:46:15 +0530

On Sun, Aug 5, 2012 at 3:30 PM, <> wrote:

> There's no technical reason why not. There's a slight problem to use a
> pipe on
> Windows since it would have to be a real socket for it to work with
> select(),
> but it could A) be made differently on different platform or B) use a UDP
> socket as you mentioned.
> I thought calling gethostbyname don' t return associated socket. That was
the technical reason right?

Is it possible to use ares on windows? how mature is this?. Sorry to ask
like this, since I don't have much knowledge on libcurl source. Soon, I
will come-up with a solution & patch if possible for multi threaded
resolver issue.


*Arunprasad Rajkumar*

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Received on 2012-08-06