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Re: the curl user survey 2019 analysis

From: Jeffrey Walton via curl-library <>
Date: Wed, 5 Jun 2019 00:04:36 -0400

On Tue, Jun 4, 2019 at 11:44 AM Daniel Stenberg via curl-library
<> wrote:
> I've finally managed to sum up what 732 users told us in this year's survey:

Nice work on the report Daniel.

For next year's survey I would be interested to know what percentage
of the folks who build cURL from sources run the self tests before
installation (re: Building curl). It is merely a a curiosity of mine.

But it might also show a gap in build procedures. If you find too few
folks are performing the 'make check' step, then it might be wise to
have the 'make install' recipe run it for them. Folks who truly don't
want to test, then they can do something special like 'make

Received on 2019-06-05