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Re: connection to proxy over SSL (HTTPS)

From: Dan Fandrich <>
Date: Sat, 1 Oct 2016 10:05:18 +0200

On Fri, Sep 30, 2016 at 03:46:21PM +0400, Dmitry Bakshaev wrote:
> some browsers: firefox/seamonkey, chrome/chromium supports secure connection to
> HTTP proxy server over HTTPS. may also require client certificate for
> authentification.
> HTTPS_PROXY set proxy for HTTPS-server, not HTTPS-proxy.
> curl -x https://proxy-server ...
> curl: (7) Unsupported proxy scheme for https://proxy-server
> how to use curl in this scheme?

curl doesn't support this yet, but there is a branch in git (HTTPS-proxy) that
has this support. The plan is to eventually merge this into the master branch,
but I don't know the time frame for that. In the meantime, if you're willing to
test that branch, it should help speed up the process.

>>> Dan
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Received on 2016-10-01