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Re: libcurl crashing on Windows

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2007 15:35:41 +0100 (CET)

On Wed, 28 Feb 2007, Jo Meder wrote:

> gethostbyname_thread(arg=0x00000000) Line 331 C
> _threadstartex(ptd=0x0ebd6e08) Line 241 C
> The fact that the arg param for gethostbyname_thread is NULL looks like it
> might be the start of the problems, but possibly it's also being bad data
> being passed into the thread in the first place.

Looking at the code, it seems very strange that this is even possible.

Can you show us a complete example source that makes this problem appear for
you? Like perhaps one of the examples.

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Received on 2007-02-28