[vlc-devel] [PATCH] HTTP: introduce an option to use (or not) the system (IE) proxy

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Fri Apr 6 11:26:36 CEST 2012

On Fri, Apr 06, 2012 at 08:37:00AM +0300, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote :
> Wrong proxy settings have nothing to do with Windows. If you use FF or Chrome, 
> you can forget broken proxy settings in the http_proxy environment variable 
> just as well as in the MSIE registry.

Indeed, this could be extended.

> If default is false, the code is practically totally useless. Remove it. Only 
> true default makes sense (barely).

Ok. It is just that it could be made more complete, in the future.

Now, the code is not working in all situations, and I cannot deal with
the support on the forum.

And it could be also included on linux, with libproxy.

Best regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
http://www.jbkempf.com/ - +33 672 704 734
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