Http or https

Alex Rice alex at mindlube.com
Fri Nov 22 19:37:01 EST 2002


On Friday, November 22, 2002, at 05:02  PM, Chipp Walters wrote:

> IMHO, the proper way to go about this is to use OpenSSL 
> (www.openssl.org)
> source and create externals for Mac,PC,Linux which work with LibURL. 
> In this
> way, the basic syntax can stay consistent, and you don't have to add
> redundant features by creating a whole new URL library.

In either case, LibCurl would be the way to go. LibCurl itself uses 
OpenSSL. OpenSSL is a relatively low-level crypto toolkit. It knows 
nothing about networking or URLs... which is what LibCurl brings into 
the picture.

Alex Rice, Software Developer
Architectural Research Consultants, Inc.
alrice at swcp.com
alex_rice at arc.to




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