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Bug 58127 - rhn proxy support with username/passowrd
rhn proxy support with username/passowrd
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Mihai Ibanescu
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Reported: 2002-01-09 06:33 EST by Horst Poehlmann
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Description Horst Poehlmann 2002-01-09 06:33:59 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 5.0; T312461; NETTV)

Description of problem:
I have been trying to use rhn but since I need to use a username and password in order to connect through our proxy, I have not been able to.

I have looked around for this feature. I would have thought this is a basic feature to have. Have I been overlooking something?

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.try to use rhn

Actual Results:  just doesn't work.

Expected Results:  should work

Additional info:

I have bought a few copies and cannot use auto updates until this feature is available.
Comment 1 Mihai Ibanescu 2002-01-09 17:27:40 EST
Please run
rhn_register --config

and enable both the HTTP Proxy and Enable Proxy Authentication checkboxes, and 
fill in the username and password for your authenticated proxy.

Marking as NOTABUG, please feel free to reopen it if it doesn't work for you.

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