[Hackage] #352: cabal-install has problems with some HTTP proxies

Hackage trac at galois.com
Fri Jan 16 09:08:21 EST 2009

#352: cabal-install has problems with some HTTP proxies
  Reporter:  BMeph               |        Owner:                   
      Type:  defect              |       Status:  closed           
  Priority:  normal              |    Milestone:  cabal-install-0.6
 Component:  cabal-install tool  |      Version:  HEAD             
  Severity:  normal              |   Resolution:  fixed            
  Keywords:                      |   Difficulty:  normal           
Ghcversion:  6.8.3               |     Platform:  Windows          
Changes (by duncan):

  * status:  new => closed
  * resolution:  => fixed


 Thanks to BMeph for pin-pointing the problem so clearly. Thanks to
 Sigbjorn Finne for doing all the hard work of updating the HTTP package.

 Fri Jan 16 13:56:46 GMT 2009  Duncan Coutts <duncan at haskell.org>
   * Update to using HTTP-4000.x
   This should fix a long-standing bug with http proxies (ticket #352)
   It should also make downloads faster, or at least use less memory.

Ticket URL: <http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/352#comment:3>
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