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RE: FW: segfault in curl_formfree() in persistence run on RHEL5x86-64as 64 bit app

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 17 Dec 2009 10:16:24 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 17 Dec 2009, Pinakin Mevawala wrote:

> But is it possible because of if post fails for some reason (may be if SSL
> is destroyed in some another thread as we have multithreaded CURL code where
> we have to do curl_global_init(ALL) and curl_glolbal_cleanup() each time in
> two threads. The other thread is doing GET only)?

curl_global_init() is documented not to be thread-safe. If you use it in more
than one thread, you're on your own.

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Received on 2009-12-17