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Re: my c Program will not see the file curl.h

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 15 Dec 2003 17:10:40 +0100 (CET)

On Mon, 15 Dec 2003, Dev Uniways wrote:

> I wanted to use curl and when I compil my prgram I get
> test1.c:6:43: curl-7.10.8/include/curl/curl.h: No such file or directory
> test1.c: In function `main':
> test1.c:13: `URL_FILE' undeclared (first use in this function)
> test1.c:13: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
> test1.c:13: for each function it appears in.)
> test1.c:13: `handle' undeclared (first use in this function)
> test1.c:53: parse error at end of input
> the file curl.h is in curl-7.10.8/include/curl/
> as I am linux beginner, the only thing I have done is tar -xvf
> curl-7.10.8.tar

You need to:

1. build and install curl/libcurl (see docs/INSTALL)

2. If you install libcurl on a non-standard directory, you need to pass its
   include directory to gcc on the command line using -I (see your compiler's
   man page)

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Received on 2003-12-15