cabal-install sends invalid proxy password
Valery V. Vorotyntsev
valery.vv at gmail.com
Thu Dec 18 14:25:00 EST 2008
On 12/18/08, Duncan Coutts <duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk> wrote:
> > So, the Right Way(TM) to make cabal-install go through proxies is
> > fixing `userinfo' function of `network' package (see the
> > `network-188.8.131.52.patch').
> Good work. We should have this reviewed by the maintainers of the
> network package.
> > Until then, we should have a workaround in
> > `cabal-install' (cabal-install-0.6.0.patch). I do.
> Thanks, I'll apply that patch. Looking at the code it looks like it will
> not break when the proper fix is applied to the url code in the network
> package. Do you agree?
It will not break. It will degrade from "savior" into "harmless cruft".
And when we are sure that `network' package is fixed, we should
Thank you, Duncan!
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