Re: Adopting dpkg-ftp
Joel Klecker wrote:
>At 11:11 +0100 1998-12-29, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
>>- does apt support downloading on ftp trough proxy/firewall/authenticated
>>proxy ? I thought this was of primary interest for dpkg-ftp users.
>The 0.1.x branch of apt doesn't, 0.3.x is supposed to have a much
>better FTP method however.
0.3.x doesn't have a working FTP method at all yet. That's one of the things
Jason Gunthorpe has to do before he moves it from experimental.
If your proxy supports authenticated HTTP, just use that (with apt 0.1.9):
Robert Woodcock - firstname.lastname@example.org
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