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Re: setup release candidate - please test




On 15/05/2017 16:29, Ian Lambert via cygwin wrote:
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On Sun, 5/14/17, Jon Turney <> wrote:
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 However, since I had the code open in my
 editor, I took look at this...

 Please test.

 https://cygwin.com/setup/setup-2.878-3-gf41e2e.x86.exe
 https://cygwin.com/setup/setup-2.878-3-gf41e2e.x86_64.exe

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 https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=cygwin-setup.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/ntlm-proxy-debugging
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I didn't expect it to work, but didn't hurt to try it. Thanks for looking at it.

Thanks for testing.

Behavior is still the same - no prompt for a password, and fails to get setup (popup message).
I tried both use IE settings, and Use HTTP/FTP proxy with proxy name and port.
Logs are as follows:

$ cat setup.log.full-ie
[...]
Fetching URL: http://cygwin.com/mirrors.lst
2017/05/15 11:17:12 HTTP status 403 fetching http://cygwin.com/mirrors.lst

I think that "403 forbidden" means that this request is prohibited by the configuration of the proxy, so really you need to contact whoever administers it.

Since curl/wget works to fetch the same URLs through that proxy, it might be that the user-agent is disallowed, possibly you could test this by attempting trying with --user-agent="Cygwin Setup"?


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