Curl on Windows

Brad Anderson eco at
Tue Feb 28 09:25:40 PST 2012

On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 11:45 PM, igeek <evermind at> wrote:

> Could anybody explain why you want to include curl in Phobos? Maybe Phobos
> have some native function that allow to do some thing that curl are doing?

It's already in Phobos as part of  It's just not very usable
on Windows yet.

Curl has a phobos friendly license and implementing it in D is a fairly
large undertaking (just look at the size of curl).  Nothing is stopping
anyone from doing a pure D networking client module, of course.  Using curl
was just a very quick way of getting this functionality into Phobos.

Brad Anderson
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