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Re: threading/signals bug with Curl_resolv_timeout

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2014 22:49:21 +0100 (CET)

On Fri, 10 Jan 2014, caballist caballist wrote:

> Just a quick heads up to note that if libcurl is compiled for use in any
> POSIX multithreaded environment (*nix) then USE_ALARM_TIMEOUT should be
> forced to undefined (#undef USE_ALARM_TIMEOUT) or equivalent preventative
> measures should be taken.

I believe this is already documented...

> We worked around this with CURLOPT_NOSIGNAL but that really shouldn't have
> been necessary.

I'm sorry but I don't understand. What are you saying we should do/change?

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Received on 2014-01-10