Thread: Downloading Binary to Memory

  1. #1
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    Downloading Binary to Memory

    Hello. My friend wants to download a file from a webserver straight to memory. I've found something that does this (here) but with no C++ experience i have no idea what to do with it.

    I don't want to learn C++, I just want to get the program working. The people at #c++ on freenode are quite unfriendly to people like me it seems, so i'm sorry if you have the same opinion.

    Thanks for any help

  2. #2
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    That sounds like something doable, but it would probably require a few dozen lines of code (at least - this assumes using a reasonable web-library such as webcurl) - I haven't actually done something like it myself, so I could be wrong.

    Compilers can produce warnings - make the compiler programmers happy: Use them!
    Please don't PM me for help - and no, I don't do help over instant messengers.

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