[sword-devel] InstallMgr

Manfred Bergmann bergmannmd at web.de
Fri May 15 01:25:30 MST 2009

Am 15.05.2009 um 05:11 schrieb Greg Hellings:

> Is this a basic idea of how it could/should work?  Or do we want it to
> work with some internal inclusion of times when cURL isn't available
> and we've had to fall back to ftplib?  I think you'll fall into
> problems there and, for any such system, it would be up to the
> application developer to extend the necessary classes to implement the
> HTTP library at their own level.  The only technical issue I can see
> is what HTML parsing library to use and also (depending on the answer
> to my first question) why the application would have to treat files,
> ftp or http sources different if the library actually handles all such
> installations.

Are there cases where ftplib is needed? cURL should be made the only  


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