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Re: libcurl version

From: Dennis Clarke via curl-library <>
Date: Sat, 15 Feb 2020 22:09:46 -0500

On 2020-02-15 15:04, Алексей via curl-library wrote:
> Hello.
> Would you be so kind to explain me one thing.
> Iam building one github project that depends of libcurl version.
> In the of that project (plcontainer) written the following:
> PL/Container needs libcurl >=7.40.

This is simple. You need curl and it should be recent.

Even better you should have actual real curl released 8 Jan 2020 as
version 7.68.0 :

It is wonderful. It works. It does everything you want. It may even
make coffee and you can port it almost anywhere. I know, I have done
so. You can even get a snazzy CURL tee-shirt. I have one and you should

If you want the latest sources from git then you can do :

     git clone


> If the libcurl version on your system is low, you need to upgrade at first.

Right. Do that.

You have CentOS which is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux where
everything will be very old and out of date. Everything. However it
is very stable and useful for production environments that want support
$contracts$ and that is the purpose. However CentOS will have some
software repo services ( somewhere ) to provide more up to date software
however you are far far better to just get the code and compile it

Dennis Clarke
UNIX and Linux spoken
GreyBeard and suspenders optional
Received on 2020-02-16