Re: [dev] [surf] Webkit2 with proxy server

From: Ivan Tham <>
Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2016 09:27:02 +0800

On Sat, Dec 17, 2016 at 01:19:54AM +0100, Quentin Rameau wrote:
>> Hi,
>Hi Ian,
>> I have been using 'standard' surf through a proxy server for some time
>> by just setting 'http_proxy' in the env. This doesn't work with
>> webkit2. Does anyone know a fix? Otherwise surf2 seems to be working
>> fine.
>Works for me.

Works for me too.

>With webkit2gtk, the proxy handling is delegated down to libsoup which
>uses libproxy which supports http_proxy.

Yeah, libsoup automatically sets the proxy with libproxy by detecting
the environment variables but in surf1, it's hardcoded.

But I think surf2 uses https_proxy and no_proxy too but it isn't
documented in the manual.

Do what you like, like what you do.  -- Pickfire
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