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Re: crash of statically linked libcurl on windows

From: Serge Skorokhodov <>
Date: Thu, 2 Aug 2007 11:59:08 +0400


> > > I need only HTTPS connections and OpenSSL 0.9.8a is used I believe. It seems
> > > that the problem affects only in a big legacy Win32 server application that
> > > has evolved for several years , was created with VC6, it is compiled with VC
> > > 7.1 and still contains some MFC parts and a lot of other stuff. The idea is
> > > to switch to cURL for HTTPS.
> >
> > This is almost always due to different parts/libs being built with different
> > "memory models"...
> >
> Well, it certainly looks like it. But I've made every possible check
> to make sure all the settings are the same both building libcurl and
> the app.

One more question. libcurl uses OpenSSL dll that seems to be the same
for all builds and it's a problem to change/rebuild it. Is it possible
that libcurl frees some stuff that comes from ssl library?


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Received on 2007-08-02