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Re: Crashes at inet_ntop4 when verbose is on

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2006 00:11:57 +0200 (CEST)

On Mon, 27 Mar 2006, Chris Fong wrote:

> I then noticed in a slightly newer version of curl (7.12.2), there is a fix
> that may have addressed this issue.
> * a case of read-already-freed-data when CURLOPT_VERBOSE is used and a
> (very) persistent connection
> Before I make any change to upgrade to the newer version of libcurl, I would
> like to know am I in the right direction? (Is my case considered to be a
> very persistent connection?) Or there is something else I am missing?

I think you might be experiencing that bug, yes.

For me, it is a lot easier if you just try to upgrade to a newer version than
trying to anylyze your situation and figure out if a very old verion bugs or
not for you.

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