www/chromium ignores gnome proxy settings

Ruslan Mahmatkhanov cvs-src at yandex.ru
Tue May 3 11:52:42 UTC 2011

03.05.2011 15:32, Baptiste Daroussin пишет:
> 2011/5/3 Ruslan Mahmatkhanov<cvs-src at yandex.ru>:
>> 03.05.2011 14:47, Ruslan Mahmatkhanov пишет:
>>> So what should i do? Rebuild chromium without this patch?
>>> As i understand with it chromium doesn't use gconf to obtain
>>> proxy settings.
>> Ah, ok. I now understand. chromium uses linux-specific inotify
>> mechanism, so proxy-checking procedure was redefined.
>> So our chromium port can't work via proxy atm.
> (Reply to the list is better :))
> IIRC (from the chromium 9 code) it determines your environnement then
> it on gnome query gconf, on kde uses a inotify to monitor the kde
> configuration directory mecanism (I changed to use kqueue) and uses
> the envirnement variable http_proxy.
> You can also specify the proxy from the command line: --proxy-server
> so if It hasn't changed since the problem for you should be that it
> doesn't determine you are on gnome.

I just tried it with --proxy-server - it works. Thanks for the hint.
And it doesn't work with --proxy-auto-detect.


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