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Re: progress bar prefix, second try

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2009 23:13:30 +0100 (CET)

On Mon, 5 Jan 2009, Björn Schlögl wrote:

> On Sunday 04 January 2009 23:07:34 Daniel Stenberg wrote:
>> Perhaps more people would be if you told us what useful purpose it serves?
>> What particular use-case improves (a lot) by prepending a custom string to
>> the progress bar?
> - If someone wants to download more than one file and uses the regex support
> of curl in combination with the progress bar, it is quite impossible to find
> out, what file is currently being downloaded.

I'm sorry but I don't see any particular use for this myself and it seems
nobody else does either, so I'll decline this patch for now. Thanks anyway for
your work and offer!


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Received on 2009-02-04