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Re: trying to do a simple/redirect curl

From: Dan Fandrich <>
Date: Fri, 18 Oct 2013 21:38:47 +0200

On Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 03:23:23PM -0400, bruce wrote:
> Trying to get curl (or wget) to work on the following.
> curl -A "User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US;
> rv: Gecko/20101026 Firefox/3.6.12" -L
> ""
> >>> response :::: curl: (47) SSL read: errno -5961
> I 've tried a couple of diff browsers (FF/Opera) running without
> cookies/javascript and the browser eventually returns the data.
> can't seem to figure out what I'm missing from the curl though.

You don't say what version of curl you're using or what SSL library, but there
were versions of OpenSSL that had compatibility problems with some servers.
Try upgrading OpenSSL (if that's what you're using) or use a curl that's
compiled with a different SSL library and see if that works better.

>>> Dan
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Received on 2013-10-18