[Rubygems-developers] Patch that fixes Proxy authorization problem (407)

Austin Ziegler halostatue at gmail.com
Thu Dec 15 20:24:48 EST 2005


On 15/12/05, Mauricio Fernandez <mfp at acm.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 15, 2005 at 05:41:37PM -0500, Austin Ziegler wrote:
> > > > > So I suggest redo a little my patch and use following algorithm
> > > > >   http_proxy = options() || ENV['HTTP_PROXY']
> > > > >   if http_proxy contains login and lassword
> > > > >     proxy_user = extract login from http_proxy
> > > > >      proxy_password = extract password from http_proxy
> > > > >   else
> > > > >     proxy_user = HTTP['http_proxy_user']
> > > > >     proxy_password = ENV['http_proxy_pass']
> > > > >   end
> > > > I'm going to request a unit or functional test for this logic.  Thanks.
> > Might I suggest that this won't work on Windows?
> He's not discriminating based on capitalization, is he?
> If that's not a problem, why won't the above work on win32?

It seems that he is, or that there is an error (or two) in his pseudo-code.

-austin
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