[Rubygems-developers] I can see through my proxy!
gsinclair at soyabean.com.au
Wed Apr 21 10:13:19 EDT 2004
On Wednesday, April 21, 2004, 5:15:51 AM, George wrote:
>>Nulling out env vars, in general, is not "nice", I'm sure you agree. A
>>while ago, you mentioned wanting to be able to disable proxy access for
>>testing. Also, I work in proxied and non-proxied environments. I might
>>use --no-http-proxy in the latter so I can just keep the variable set.
> Glad to hear that someone else has proxy support working!
> More to the point ... as well as paying attention to HTTP_PROXY,
> open-uri also honours the NO_PROXY environment variable. So even if you
> have HTTP_PROXY set, you can cause rubygems to not use it by setting
> NO_PROXY to gems.rubyforge.org.
Cool, thanks. I'll make sure that's clear in the reference.
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