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Re: unexplainable 407 with cascaded proxies

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2003 12:41:42 +0100 (CET)

On Fri, 24 Jan 2003, Jörg Müller-Tolk wrote:

> curl-7.9.6 and openssl-0.9.6c on WinNT4 and Win2K.
> It was recently installed on WinXP in a company with two cascaded proxies.
> Https-POST work fine and Https-GET result in an "Proxy requires
> authorization!" (HTTP 407) but the administrator and the staff say that
> there is no authorization configured.

I'm puzzled by this as well. But if the proxy returns that message, I can't
see what curl can do about it?

You could try a much more recent curl to see if you're suffering from some
obscure old bug we've already corrected, but I doubt that is the case.

 Daniel Stenberg -- curl, cURL, Curl, CURL. Groks URLs.
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Received on 2003-01-27