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Re: Recommended setup for curl cross-platform development?

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 27 Feb 2016 21:33:30 +0100 (CET)

On Sat, 27 Feb 2016, Dave Nadler wrote:

> Yikes! That's going to be a real furball to set up and keep current for 30
> targets...

I think it is rather unusual for anyone to build for 30 different targets from
the same set of installed headers.

And I don't see how that is a "furball". You'd only have to write a script for
this once. But I guess that is slightly beside the point here.

> Perhaps we should find a more cross-platform friendly library...

I think you should pick whatever suits you.

> PS: You sure you guys don't want to rethink your header strategy? I see in
> the bug reports I'm not the only one to find this challenging...

Then consider helping us do exactly that instead of running away screaming...
It is easy to complain, it is much harder to actually do things. For this
particular feature, I suppose there haven't been enough demand for a smoother

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