[aprssig] Xastir and a proxy?
archer at eskimo.com
Tue Dec 7 10:58:59 CST 2004
On Tue, 7 Dec 2004, Curt, WE7U wrote:
> On Tue, 7 Dec 2004, Chuck Milam, KF9FR wrote:
> > If I could make one request: Please ensure that whatever solution is
> > implemented respects the HTTP_PROXY environment variable. It makes life
> > behind a proxy much easier if you don't have to configure every
> > application in a different way for proxy use.
> Isn't that used only for web-based proxy's, for browsing? The HTTP
> in that env variable name is a specific protocol. Perhaps other
> types of connections use that same environment variable, but that
> seems unlikely. Xastir doesn't use http protocol for anything.
Untrue. We make libcurl and/or wget calls to go snag online maps
using http or ftp protocol. That was my oops.
Curt, WE7U. APRS Client Comparisons: http://www.eskimo.com/~archer
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