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Re: cron call to curl not working

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Fri, 2 Nov 2001 07:59:57 +0100 (MET)

On Thu, 1 Nov 2001, Kevin wrote:

> At least including versions in major OS releases introduces people like
> me to new stuff. I would have never tried cURL had it not been included.

You won't find me complaining on this. I just love the fact curl is now
included in soooo many OS distributions.

> I did, however, download the new version of cURL. I tried doing the
> "./configure", "make", "make test" thing, but came up with most tests
> failing, much like my first year at college.

Well, eeeeh... uuh... that is most likely because the test suite doesn't run
properly on all platforms. I know it doesn't work on OpenBSD at least so I'm
not surprised it fails on Mac OS X as well.

I don't think you should mind that too much. The code works pretty much the
same everywhere so if you compiled and built it successfully, it'll probably

Volounteers! I would greatly appreciate your help to improve this situation!

    Daniel Stenberg -- curl groks URLs --
Received on 2001-11-02