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Re: Segfault during curl_easy_init()

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Fri, 1 Apr 2005 10:51:34 +0200 (CEST)

On Fri, 1 Apr 2005, Cody Maggard wrote:

> It only seems to crash when I try to assign the return value of
> curl_easy_init() to session though; when I take out the assignment part and
> just leave the function call, the program prints out "Init error" and quits
> like it should.

But then it doesn't crash within libcurl, but in your app and the problem is
thus in your domain.

> I'm using Dev-Cpp and the mingw32 ssl devel build dll, no warnings or
> anything like that upon compile.
> Any ideas as to what might be going wrong (or I might be doing wrong) are
> appreciated.

I'd suggest using a debugger and single-step through the code and watch
everything carefully when you move over the crashing point.

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