[vlc-devel] [PATCH] : Use Internet explorer entered proxy server address.

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Fri Aug 28 17:07:14 CEST 2009

Le vendredi 28 août 2009 16:13:26 Dominique Leuenberger, vous avez écrit :
> Quoting Adrien Maglo <magsoft at via.ecp.fr>:
> > If the new option introduced by the attached patch,
> > http-use-IE-proxy, is enable, the http access module uses the
> > Internet Explorer entered HTTP proxy server configuration for all URL.
> > But, it doesn't take into account bypasses settings or auto
> > configuration scripts.
> > This patch, attached to an old trac ticket, could be useful for the
> > ActiveX plugin.
> I'd suggest to refrain from this option for the moment, as libproxy is
> on it's way to get win32 support (and libproxy support is already in
> vlc).

Either it is implemented and you have a patch for contrib, or it's not and we 
should consider merging Adrien's patch.

> It will have support for the full features, getting the proxy, ignore
> masks, proxy autoconfiguration scripts and auto detection.

Will, shall, would, should... hmm... I prefer the do auxiliary.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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