if the user specifies a proxy with the protocol, such as this:
in the gui, then the next time the window is opened you will see:
If the protocol is not necessary, then the gui, cli, and conf file should accept it and ignore it correctly.
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Author: Alex Wood <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Tue Apr 17 10:56:43 2012 -0400
806993: Tolerate the provision of a scheme with the proxy string.
Created attachment 592991 [details]
1) Opened up subscription-manager-gui
2) System > Configure Proxy
3) Check "I would like to connect via HTTP proxy
4) enter in "http://blah.redhat.com:123"
5) close proxy
6) System > Configure Proxy
The "http://" was dropped/ignored and it did not double stack the port number or munge the hostname in any way.
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.