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RE: Using libcurl with subdomains (visual studio)

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2012 23:25:25 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 16 Aug 2012, Alexander Wright wrote:

>> Did you build libcurl with a non-default resolver backend? If not, then
>> libcurl and curl really don't differ and I can't explain why they do for
>> you!
> Hi Daniel, I built libcurl using cmake and the visual studio 10 x64
> compiler. I'm new to all this so don't really know how I would have built it
> with a non-default resolver backend? A quick google points me at c-ares -
> should I be using that instead?

I was just curious if the name resolver backend differed between your two use
cases. Windows builds default to the threaded resolver and if you didn't do
anything particular with your libcurl build it should be using that. IOW: I
can't see why they would behave differently.

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Received on 2012-08-18