Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 120708
gnome-network-preferences does not set system/proxy/use_http_proxy
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:01 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run gnome-network-preferences (or Red Hat/Preferences/Control
2. set up http proxy client configuration and press OK
3. run evolution
4. run netstat -ntpe
evolutions connects to web servers directly
evolutions connects to the proxy server
5. run gconf-editor and set system/proxy/use_http_proxy to fix this
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