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Re: cURL read and write buffering vs. OpenSSL [was: Windows users!...]

From: Daniel Stenberg via curl-library <>
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2018 23:33:39 +0200 (CEST)

On Wed, 22 Aug 2018, Brad Spencer via curl-library wrote:

> So overall, this is pretty unfortunate. Perhaps someone familiar with
> setting up OpenSSL BIO chains than might be able to tweak how cURL drives
> OpenSSL to use buffered reading (and writing?) here.

Yeah, that would be a good idea. I would expect that to boost transfer speeds
a bit.

There are also additional benefits with doing something like that, like
perhaps we could finally stop getting SIGPIPE generated during SSL shutdowns!

Received on 2018-08-22