[twill] Twill with Proxy Server

John J Lee jjl at pobox.com
Tue Sep 4 12:24:25 PDT 2007

On Tue, 4 Sep 2007, PAPPU Sai Venkatakrishnan wrote:
> But there was a requirement to check a site outside our company network.
> Since there was a proxy server I set the http_proxy environment variable
> using the script
> import os
> os.environ['http_proxy'] = 'http://local.proxy:80'
> This enables twill to direct the request to the proxy server but the proxy
> is not allowing twill without the authentication. I am not sure why the
> doamin authentication is not taken by default.

What's "domain authentication"?

What did you do to authenticate yourself?

Are some of the URLs HTTPS ones?


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