From:  phpdev@ehrhardt.nl (Jan Ehrhardt)
Date:  17 Apr 2013 16:22:24 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.php.net/php.internals.win
Subject:  

Re: [INTERNALS-WIN] No IDN and IPv6 support in cURL?

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Pierre Joye in php.internals.win (Wed, 17 Apr 2013 09:50:37 +0200):
>On Wed, Apr 17, 2013 at 8:58 AM, Jan Ehrhardt  wrote:
>> I know that it can be installed manually, but to ignorant users it seems
>> broken. IDN was disabled in the official builds of PHP 5.3 & 5.4 for
>> Windows, so there was no need to install IDN support under XP.
>> Better keep it that way (for 5.3/5.4) or there will be a lot of
>> complaints by XP/2k3 users.
>
>I actually get more complains about it not being available than the other
>way 'round.

Johan Cruijff would say: "Da's logisch". Nobody complains about a broken
php_curl.dll, because it is not 'broken' yet. Once you enable USE_IDN in
PHP 5.3/5.4 the complaints will come in, like the one about my builds on
Apachelounge.

Jan