Better proxy support available via libcurl?

John Clizbe JPClizbe at
Tue Aug 1 07:32:09 CEST 2006

David Shaw wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 29, 2006 at 11:13:50PM +0930, Alphax wrote:
>> Is it at all likely to work on Windows, or is the networking code too
>> stupid?
> It should work on Windows just as well as Unix-ish machines, whether
> you are using cURL or not.
>> Where can I get a cURL package for MinGW that will actually work?

Curl and libcurl build fairly easily with MinGW/MSYS. I don't recall any
problems with 7.15.1 and OpenSSL 0.9.8a back in December. Curl's INSTALL doc has
instructions for Mingw (under CMD), Cygwin, and a few other compile environments.

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