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Re: [PATCH] url: use proper default port for HTTP proxy

From: Alessandro Ghedini <>
Date: Sun, 25 May 2014 15:10:01 +0200

On dom, mag 25, 2014 at 11:17:25 +0000, Yehezkel Horowitz wrote:
> >As reported at, 1080 is the default port for socks (as defined by IANA), but http proxies use 80 as default (which is what e.g.
> wget does).
> I had the impression that default port of http proxies is 8080, but I might be wrong...

I couldn't find any reference for using 8080 as default. Since all other HTTP
clients (wget, libwww-perl, ...) use 80, I don't see why curl should be
different though.


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Received on 2014-05-25