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Re: [Patch] curl_multi_fdset manpage tweak

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 26 Dec 2009 15:40:41 +0100 (CET)

On Mon, 21 Dec 2009, Julien Chaffraix wrote:

> My previous change is also quite limited to my testing and may be broader
> (if a handle has finished, it could be in the fdset when we do not expect it
> to be ..). What is the position of more knowledgeable people about libcURL:
> does it sound sane to advice that curl_multi_perform should be called to be
> sure that the curl_multi_fdset() results are up-to-date?

Yes I think it is a good idea to clarify that *perform() is the key function
that drives changes to socket states so if you want really up-to-date info
that function should be called first.

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