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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 12:26:10 +0100

On Wed, Feb 9, 2011 at 12:25 PM, Tolas Anon <> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 9, 2011 at 12:24 PM, Tolas Anon <> wrote:
>> 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
>> error.
>> 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() ->
>> php_script.
>> I used  and
>> downloaded
>> 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.
> my curl calls do post data, can that even be done with the commandline curl?

sry, that's HTTP-POST control-data.
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