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mhjacks at swbell.net
Sat Apr 22 12:34:15 UTC 2006
>> I'm using 6.1-RC built on Apr 18 but that problem was there even on
> Are you using an HTTP proxy? The pre-6.1 series portsnap did not play
> nicely with HTTP proxies. There were some patches committed in March or
> so to address PR's on the subject. I haven't had an opportunity to test
> the changes in my work environment (which requires HTTP proxy use) yet,
> but they look promising.
Yech, sorry. What I meant to say was that portsnap didn't play nicely
with proxies *requiring authentication*. The patches should address
that, though I haven't tried them personally.
The way to specify auth information should be:
(from man 3 fetch).
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