Re: Tweetstream (twitter plugin) Beta testers needed!
It looks like CentOS 5 only has 7.15.5 as the latest version in the repository. I’m not sure how easy this would be to update for the normal user that might have shared linux hosting. I will admit that it looks like that’s the issue. As a matter of fact, I think I know the exact issue.
I saw this posted when i saw looking at trying to update libcurl.
I needed the curl –libcurl switch which is not available in curl 7.15 so I needed to upgrade curl on the CentOS server I was working on.
The current version of curl available on CentOS 5 is curl version 7.15.5-2.1 but the current curl release is curl version 7.20.0-1. After reading the curl changelog it looks like the –libcurlÂ switch was added to curl in release 7.16.1. So the end result is if you want to use the libcurl switch you need to upgrade curl to a newer version which is discussed in more detail below.
You’re using curl -libcurl aren’t you?
This would explain why none of us with libcurl below 7.15.5 are able to auth. Any way around this or are we just out of luck?