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Re: php curl_exec won't return any data, libcurl-, php 5.3.4, WampServer2.1d-x64.exe

From: Tolas Anon <>
Date: Wed, 9 Feb 2011 12:24:36 +0100

On Wed, Feb 9, 2011 at 12:11 PM, Daniel Stenberg <> wrote:
> On Wed, 9 Feb 2011, Tolas Anon wrote:
>> problem is: when processing a 2gb video file, curl_exec() never returns
> Since we're talking on the libcurl mailing list, the above line seems to be
> the problem to discuss here.
> libcurl has no problems to transfer a 2GB file. Can you please provide lots
> of more details on what libcurl version you're using and what makes this
> particular transfer different than others etc?
> What's the reason you can't repeat this from the command line? If getting
> 2GB using PHP (from inside of Apache) fails but it works with the command
> line tool, doesn't that rather hint that the problem is not within libcurl?
> How much of the 2GB gets transfered and at what stage does it stop? How long
> (wall) time does it work until it stops?
> --
Well, libcurl does not send any media files, those gets sent from
browser to server by the free java applet, without
Libcurl is only used to kick-off-and-wait-for-the-results-of the
conversion and import process in php_daemon_script, via curl_exec() ->

I used and

It'll be tedious to say the least to reproduce all the (curl) calls in
from a media-queue to the import routines from the command-line. I'll
do it if i have to, but i'd rather avoid it.
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Received on 2011-02-09