[vlc-devel] [PATCH] HTTP: introduce an option to use (or not) the system (IE) proxy
remi at remlab.net
Sat Apr 7 11:31:27 CEST 2012
On Friday 06 April 2012, Jean-Baptiste Kempf wrote:
> > 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.
I don't think it ever will. Complete support implies PAC support, which
On Linux, libproxy takes care of running PAC, if available. And it seems to
crash (at least there is some report on Launchpad). I think we should run
engines or other libproxy back-end plugins.
> And it could be also included on linux, with libproxy.
libproxy deals with all cases, that I know of. In any case, the libproxy API
is generic enough to deal with all cases.
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