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1 parent dbfa1e5 commit 05b84bfe9161af675eed7812050e03e58b0c3479 @bagder bagder committed Dec 3, 2001
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  1. +1 −1 docs/FEATURES
  2. +7 −13 docs/INSTALL
  3. +5 −12 docs/README.win32
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@@ -56,7 +56,7 @@ FTP
- download
- authentication
- kerberos security
- - PORT or PASV
+ - active/passive using PORT, EPRT, PASV or EPSV
- single file size information (compare to HTTP HEAD)
- 'type=' URL support
- dir listing
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@@ -36,8 +36,7 @@ UNIX
The configure script always tries to find a working SSL library unless
explicitly told not to. If you have OpenSSL installed in the default search
path for your compiler/linker, you don't need to do anything special. If
- you have OpenSSL installed in e.g /usr/local/ssl, you can run configure
- like:
+ you have OpenSSL installed in /usr/local/ssl, you can run configure like:
./configure --with-ssl
@@ -46,13 +45,13 @@ UNIX
./configure --with-ssl=/opt/OpenSSL
- If you insist on forcing a build *without* SSL support, even though you may
- have it installed in your system, you can run configure like this:
+ If you insist on forcing a build without SSL support, even though you may
+ have OpenSSL installed in your system, you can run configure like this:
./configure --without-ssl
If you have OpenSSL installed, but with the libraries in one place and the
- header files somewhere else, you'll have to set the LDFLAGS and CPPFLAGS
+ header files somewhere else, you have to set the LDFLAGS and CPPFLAGS
environment variables prior to running configure. Something like this
should work:
@@ -72,7 +71,7 @@ UNIX
LIBS=-lRSAglue -lrsaref
(as suggested by Doug Kaufman)
- KNOWN PROBLEMS
+ KNOWN PROBLEMS (these ones should not happen anymore)
If you happen to have autoconf installed, but a version older than 2.12
you will get into trouble. Then you can still build curl by issuing these
@@ -101,8 +100,8 @@ UNIX
MORE OPTIONS
- Remember, to force configure to use the standard cc compiler if both
- cc and gcc are present, run configure like
+ To force configure to use the standard cc compiler if both cc and gcc are
+ present, run configure like
CC=cc ./configure
or
@@ -130,11 +129,6 @@ UNIX
./configure --with-krb4=/usr/athena
- If your system support shared libraries, but you want to built a static
- version only, you can disable building the shared version by using:
-
- ./configure --disable-shared
-
If you're a curl developer and use gcc, you might want to enable more
debug options with the --enable-debug option.
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@@ -12,18 +12,11 @@ README.win32
systems. While not being the main develop target, a fair share of curl users
are win32-based.
- Some documentation in this archive will be tricky to read for Windows
- people, as they come in unix-style man pages. You can either download a
- freely available nroff binary for win32 (*pointers appriciated*), convert
- the files into plain-text on your neighbor's unix machine or run over to the
- curl web site and view them as plain HTML.
+ The unix-style man pages are tricky to read on windows, so therefore are all
+ those pages also converted to HTML and those are also included in the
+ release archives.
- The main curl.1 man page is "built-in". Use a command line similar to this
- in order to extract a separate text file:
+ The main curl.1 man page is also "built-in" in the command line tool. Use a
+ command line similar to this in order to extract a separate text file:
curl -M >manual.txt
-
- Download all the libcurl man pages in HTML format using the link on the
- bottom of this page:
-
- http://curl.haxx.se/libcurl/c/

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