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Re: bug#4883: 23.1; url-http: wrong server name used for pwd lookup duri
Re: bug#4883: 23.1; url-http: wrong server name used for pwd lookup during proxy authentication
Wed, 25 Nov 2009 08:51:44 -0600
Gnus/5.110011 (No Gnus v0.11) Emacs/23.1.50 (gnu/linux)
On Tue, 24 Nov 2009 07:36:43 +0100 Kai Tetzlaff <address@hidden> wrote:
KT> I'm not sure why, but also my last post below never made it to the list.
KT> I also sent it to you directly but did not get any reply so i assume
KT> that it also got lost. I don't get why, but i'm trying again.
No worries, this wasn't urgent :)
KT> In addition to what i wrote below, i've now actually tested the url code
KT> with a double auth. scenario (proxy auth + auth at url target). It
KT> actually works fine without any further changes!
KT> When you wrote your message suggesting to rework the patch, what problem
KT> did you had in mind? Is there some other scenario which needs testing?
I thought the double auth might be a problem because the code only takes
into account the current auth. But it works, as you say, and I don't
see any side effects. So I'm in favor of comitting your patch. I don't
know if it's "trivial," however (meaning that it doesn't require
copyright assignment papers). Do you want to propose it on emacs-devel
or should I do it? Either way, you'll get an answer about the copyright