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Re: IPv6 address treated as a DNS name when compiled w/o IPV6 support

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:31:07 +0100 (CET)

On Mon, 22 Jan 2018, John Hascall via curl-library wrote:

> ​I would like to suggest that returning some sort of error like
> CURLE_NO_IPV6_SUPPORT (or at least CURLE_NOT_BUILT_IN ​) ​would be more
> helpful.

Hi again,

I've submitted my first take on a fix here:

... but I also intend to check if I can write up a test case for it as well
before I merge.


Received on 2018-01-22