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Re: Getting a page through an authenticated proxy

From: A Bagi <ahmed.bagi@virgin.net>
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2004 15:04:46 +0100
Message-ID: <001001c49bf6$20cd6bd0$0201a8c0@sn023784320093>
To: <theo@sndrsn.co.uk>, "Al Gilman" <alfred.s.gilman@ieee.org>
Cc: <www-talk@w3.org>

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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Theo Sanderson" <sndrsn@gmail.com>
To: "Al Gilman" <alfred.s.gilman@ieee.org>
Cc: <www-talk@w3.org>
Sent: Saturday, September 11, 2004 9:53 PM
Subject: Re: Getting a page through an authenticated proxy


>
> Thank you for the reply but I need to know the actual command
> structure if possible, in order to do further things later.  I have
> lynx and use it fairly regularly, I guess what I'm asking is 'how does
> lynx do it'
>
>
> On Sat, 11 Sep 2004 15:58:42 -0400, Al Gilman <alfred.s.gilman@ieee.org> 
> wrote:
>>
>>
>> At 5:09 PM +0100 9/11/04, Theo Sanderson wrote:
>> >OK, I have done my best to work out how to do this but can't, sorry to
>> >bother you guys with a very simple question.
>> >
>> >I want to connect to a proxy with my username and password and
>> >retrieve a page from the world wide web.
>> >
>> >E.g. Login to proxyserver: 172.21.1.5
>> >Username:joeblow42
>> >Password:chick3n
>> >Page:http://www.google.com/
>> >
>> >What command should I use to do this once I have telnetted to the proxy?
>>
>> Any browser available to your login on the 172.21.1.5 host that will work
>> well with your telnet session as its terminal.
>>
>> Try asking "which lynx" and "which links" for text browsers [1] available 
>> on
>> the host.
>>
>> Al
>>
>> [1] http://www.google.com/search?q=text+browser
>>
>>
>
> 
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