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Re: Proxy support - Mac and Windows

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2007 13:12:30 +0200 (CEST)

On Mon, 27 Aug 2007, Matthew Veenstra wrote:

> We will do our best to make this a chunk of code that can be added in for
> those who need it. Should it be done in the same spirit as the new
> curlx_getenv()? So curlx_getproxy(CURL *handle, char* url, long
> authentication) // last one if needed.

I'm interested to hear from more people on the desire of getting this actually
inserted in libcurl.

An alternative is to have a separate library with this function (which of
course can be maintained, produced and provided under our umbrella still if we
want to). I think such a proxy-finder function would be very useful for the
(users of the) curl tool, and quite likely for numerous applications using

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