fetch a html page via proxy?

Ng Pheng Siong ngps at madcap.dyn.ml.org
Fri Feb 4 08:56:15 CET 2000


According to  <curtis001 at my-deja.com>:
> The best info I can tell you is to use the URLLIB module, and to set an
> environment variable beforehand named "http_proxy" containing the
> string "http://<proxyserver>:<socket>/", which URLLIB will try to use
> in getting out.  (In fact, it looks for any environment variables named
> <service>_proxy and use it for that service -- ftp, gopher, http, etc.)

Like this:

    http_proxy=http://proxy.my.company.com:8080/


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