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RE: zlib on Windows

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2004 07:53:01 +0200 (CEST)

On Tue, 22 Jun 2004, Olano, Ever wrote:

> Anyway, this is again a follow-up to the zlib issue. I just realized (and
> please correct me if I'm wrong) that zlib is actually only required by curl,
> not libcurl. So, I don't actually need zlib if I'm only going to use
> libcurl, right?

You are both right and wrong on this.

1. zlib is not required at all, not by curl and not by libcurl.

2. zlib can *optionally* be used by both curl and libcurl.

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Received on 2004-06-23