Re: proxy support for wget retriever
* Joey Hess
| Tollef Fog Heen wrote:
| > Shouldn't the retriever be persistent and requiring a hostname and a
| > directory?
| You need to read up on how debconf works. The "persistance" you are
| advocating == an infinite loop. GET commands always return the same
| vale, which was already input earlier.
Yes, you are right. Please disregard my previous message. I though
'GET' would return the answer from the user, while in fact, it won't.
It will just return the previous value. An INPUT command is needed to
get a new answer. Right?
| Move over to choose-mirror; you can probably add a loop in the right
| place there to ensure that there are always values available.
I am checking it out now, and adding ftp support as well. :)
Tollef Fog Heen
Unix _IS_ user friendly... It's just selective about who its friends are.