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Re: Help!

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 1999 10:36:32 -0700
Message-ID: <001201bf038e$c27a2f50$c2bb1eac@redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Prabhat Garg" <prabhat@amsoftindia.com>
Cc: <www-lib@w3.org>

The configure script should set the default locations of the SOCKS
library. Try and check whether it does this correctly for your setup.

Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
mailto:frystyk@microsoft.com

----- Original Message -----
From: "Prabhat Garg" <prabhat@amsoftindia.com>
To: <frystyk@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, September 20, 1999 08:10
Subject: Help!


> Hello,
>
> I would be grateful if you could help me with the socks problem in
> libwww....do you compile the libsocks5 as a shared library or a static
> library...i tried compiling and while linking the standard libs of
> libwww, it gave errors like "undefined reference toSOCKSconnect"....my
> socks libraries are lying in /usr/local/lib and I have also set the
> correct paths...but somehow the library is not getting linked! Also,
> what about runsocks...so you have to use runsocks if you use
> libsocks5.so? I'm confused abt this bit...could you please help me
out!
>
> Thanks a ton!
> Prabhat Garg
>
>
>
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>
> Reference:
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> Message-Id: <3.0.5.32.19990217181032.03111400@localhost>
> Date: Wed, 17 Feb 1999 18:10:32 -0500
> To: James Gallagher <jimg@dcz.dods.org>, www-lib@w3.org
> From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
> In-Reply-To: <199902172039.MAA18263@dcz.dods.org>
> Subject: Re: socks5
>
> At 16:55 2/17/99 -0500, James Gallagher wrote:
>
> >Has anyone used socks5 with libwww? I've been using libwww for
several
> years,
> >but I'm a novice with socks; does libwww's proxy support overlap with
> socks?
> >Since up till now, our software has been used only within the
confines
> of
> >universities, we've not had to deal with firewalls and such.
>
> It's funny - I tried to compile libwww with socks support just the
other
>
> day and it seemed to work fine (at least on Unix - haven't tried on
> wintel).
>
> It made the right connection attempts but as I don't have a socks
> server, I
> couldn't test it all the way.
>
> Compiling with socks is described in
>
>         http://www.w3.org/INSTALL.html
>
> Henrik
>
> --
> Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
> World Wide Web Consortium
> http://www.w3.org/People/Frystyk
>
>
Received on Monday, 20 September 1999 13:38:42 UTC

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