[ENH] ProxyAuthEnh ( Please review! )

Adrian Lienhard adi at netstyle.ch
Sun Jan 18 12:27:03 UTC 2004

Hi Stef

I've posted the changeset with the BFAV 10 days ago. So you should have the
attachement in BFAV from my first post (8 January).


ducasse wrote:
> Hi adrian
> Can you send the changeset too?
> because else I cannot use BFAV to review it.
> Stef
> On 18 janv. 04, at 13:05, Adrian Lienhard wrote:
>> Isn't anybody out there behind a proxy server with authentication? If
>> so,
>> please try and review this enhancement so it can get into the image!
>> It's
>> very simple and I think it would be good to have it in the image
>> although it
>> will not be important for most of the users. But for some it will not
>> prevent them from using squeak or hack their own solution...
>> Thanks,
>> Adrian
>> adi at netstyle.ch wrote:
>>>> from preamble:
>>>> "Change Set: ProxyAuthEnh
>>>> Date: 8 January 2004
>>>> Author: Adrian Lienhard
>>>> Adds proxy authentication for squeak version 3.6 to HTTPSocket by
>>>> encoding to base64. Username and password is stored in the image.
>>>> Code is mainly from
>>>> http://minnow.cc.gatech.edu/squeak/uploads/23/HTTP-proxy-Mar02.cs.
>>>> See http://minnow.cc.gatech.edu/squeak/23 for discussion about
>>>> being behind a firewall.
>>>> Note: Monticello fixes a bug in HTTPSocket>>httpGetDocument: url
>>>> args: args accept: mimeType request: requestString. This fix is
>>>> also included. The method should be removed from monticello when
>>>> this enhancement gets into the main image because loading
>>>> monticello will remoev the proxy auth again."!
>> _____________________
>> Adrian Lienhard
>> www.adrian-lienhard.ch
>> www.netstyle.ch

Adrian Lienhard

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