Bug 5919 - up2date doesn't work w/ a HTTP or socks5 proxy
Summary: up2date doesn't work w/ a HTTP or socks5 proxy
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: up2date   
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Version: 6.1
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Reported: 1999-10-13 20:54 UTC by garrison
Modified: 2007-03-27 03:28 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-28 18:23:02 UTC
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Description garrison 1999-10-13 20:54:43 UTC
Our company is behind a firewall, we can access the web
via HTTP proxy or socks5 proxy, but neither seem to work
w/ up2date.

Comment 1 richard_tango-lowy 1999-11-04 22:06:59 UTC
I have this problem as well. There's no place to set a proxy/port, and
up2date doesn't seem to like runsocks. (It hangs while attempting to
get the package list).

Comment 2 Anonymous 1999-11-25 15:00:59 UTC
I have the same problem ( owr computers are connected via ftp,http proxy)

Comment 3 Paul Jochum 2000-01-07 04:17:59 UTC
I also have the same problem, in that our corporate intranet uses a proxy to
access the rest of the internet.

Comment 4 dvanhorn 2000-01-10 17:00:59 UTC
Same here, I can select any package, all give the same result, that the rpm
package does not exist on the server.

Mine is behind a w98se machine running connection sharing.

Comment 5 Preston Brown 2000-02-28 18:23:59 UTC
support for http proxies will be included with the Update Agent in Red Hat Linux
6.2.


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