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RE: Error 407 with Proxy authentication

From: AMBROSINI Marco <>
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 14:16:57 +0200

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Daniel Stenberg
Sent: Wednesday, April 29, 2009 11:29 AM
To: libcurl development
Subject: RE: Error 407 with Proxy authentication

On Wed, 29 Apr 2009, AMBROSINI Marco wrote:

Please stop the top-posting. We have a nice page describing how we want
to behave on this list:

> 1) How can you say that NTLM is requested? Reading these lines ?


> < Proxy-Authenticate: NTLM

Yes. See?

> 2) I read the manual but I didn't find how I can set the NTLM

I find that hard to believe.

I just tried this:

1 - 'man curl'

2 - search for the term 'ntlm'

3 - first search hit is a reference to the --ntlm option.

4 - read on the section for the --ntlm option that if you want NTLM for
     proxy auth, you need to use the --proxy-ntlm option

5 - read the --proxy-ntlm description

Sorry, but how can we make this any cleared in the man page for curl?

Finally, I take note that you're on the libcurl mailing list but keep
about details about the curl command line tool only, which might
indicate that
you're on the wrong list...

Thanks very much, now it works.
I went to Curl manual in the web site and searching NTLM I found only
that it was possible using NTLM, but no instruction was given.
Sorry for writing in the wrong list.
Received on 2009-04-29