[Rubygems-developers] Running a gem server

Jim Weirich jim at weirichhouse.org
Wed Jul 13 17:33:37 EDT 2005


Jim Freeze said:
> Obviously the proxy was getting in the way of the browser,
> but the proxy should not be part of the picture for
> 'gem install' should it, unless it is given on the command line?

If you have 'http_proxy' or 'HTTP_PROXY' set, we will use it as a proxy. 
I /think/ you can override this with the --no-http-proxy flag.

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