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Re: Patch to get Windows proxy settings

From: Cedric Bosdonnat <>
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2013 11:59:56 +0100

Hi Pierre,

On Mon, 2013-01-28 at 10:04 +0100, Pierre Joye wrote:
> Some comments or questions:
> - this patch may cause troubles or simply fail for any process not
> being impersonated (not running under a given user)
> it is almost all apache setup, IIS with php supports impersonation
> but it is not necessary enabled

Hum... can we actually do anything for these cases? I'll need to have a
deeper look at that.

> - Should it call FindProxyForURL prior to WinHttpGetIEProxyConfigForCurrentUser?
> I never used them directly, so pardon me if the questions are too obvious :)

Well, I'm not a Windows developer too... So anyone with better expertise
on the topic is welcomed to some help ;) I'll have a look at that

> - could you add the necessary changes to winbuild/ too please?

Is there something needed here? I only built in lib, it's my fault. I'll
build the whole thing and complete the winbuild if needed.

Thanks for your feedback,

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Received on 2013-01-28