Missing something obvious with python-requests

Chris Angelico rosuav at gmail.com
Fri Jan 4 03:56:47 CET 2013

On Fri, Jan 4, 2013 at 5:53 AM, Ray Cote
<rgacote at appropriatesolutions.com> wrote:
> proxies = {
>     'https': '',
>     'http': '', }
> a = requests.get('http://google.com/', proxies=proxies)
> When I look at the proxy log, I see a GET being performed -- when it should be a CONNECT.
> Does not matter if I try to get http or https google.com.

Not sure if it's related to your problem or not, but my understanding
of a non-SSL request through a proxy is that it'll be a GET request
(eg "GET http://google.com/ HTTP/1.0"). So the problem is only that
it's still doing GET requests when it's an https query (which is where
CONNECT is needed).


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