[Rubygems-developers] application gems and proxy handling

Jim Weirich jim at weirichhouse.org
Sat Apr 3 07:09:43 EST 2004


Gavin Sinclair wrote:
> 2. Does proxy handling currently work?  For someone behind a proxy,
>    what command do they run to install something?  Is there anything
>    else they have to do?

It worked the last time I tried it.  I had to explicitly use the 
--http-proxy option, it didnt' seem to recognize either the HTTP_PROXY 
or http_proxy environment variables.  I think the last time I tried this 
was just after the open_uri change.

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