Bug 837280 - Proxy Test connection should failed for invalid protocol.
Proxy Test connection should failed for invalid protocol.
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: subscription-manager (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Alex Wood
Entitlement Bugs
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Blocks: 771748
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Reported: 2012-07-03 07:12 EDT by spandey
Modified: 2015-04-23 19:57 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-01-07 22:56:19 EST
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2012-07-03 07:12 EDT, spandey
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Description spandey 2012-07-03 07:12:03 EDT
Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Prerequisites : 
Rhel5.9 with following subscription-manager 

Steps to repro: 
Launch subscription-manager-gui. 
check HTTP Proxy checkbox 
entry following entry for proxy "testredhat://" ( is valid proxy entry).
Test Proxy  connection.

Expected Result : 
Proxy connection failed message should display for “testredhat://”.

Actual Result : 
Got message “proxy connection succeeded”.
Comment 1 spandey 2012-07-03 07:12:48 EDT
Created attachment 595929 [details]
error screenshot
Comment 2 Alex Wood 2012-08-01 16:40:33 EDT
We actually disregard the scheme entirely when dealing with the proxy entry.  In rhsm.conf we only store the host name and port.  I've written a patch to indicate this action to the user when the user removes focus from the proxy entry field.
Comment 3 Alex Wood 2012-08-03 14:54:56 EDT
commit 995a00f8142c87615b67fe9a50711740d0d238f3
Refs: <origin/awood/837280>, awood/837280, subscription-manager-1.0.11-1-19-g99~
Author:     Alex Wood <awood@redhat.com>
AuthorDate: Wed Aug 1 16:35:14 2012 -0400
Commit:     Alex Wood <awood@redhat.com>
CommitDate: Wed Aug 1 16:36:36 2012 -0400

    837280: Show users that we strip out any scheme given with a proxy.

Available in subscription-manager-1.0.13+
Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2012-08-09 10:57:21 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion
in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux release.  Product Management has
requested further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for
potential inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux release for currently
deployed products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in
a release.
Comment 6 spandey 2012-08-21 05:15:05 EDT
verified using following rpm 


working fine 

resolving defect as verified
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2013-01-07 22:56:19 EST
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.


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