Join GitHub today
GitHub is home to over 40 million developers working together to host and review code, manage projects, and build software together.Sign up
Using an HTTPS proxy hangs curl #1853
I did this
I expected the following
What actually happened
...hangs at this point
macOS Sierra 10.12.6
This is the same behaviour as: #1156
I am using the same gist to run a basic HTTPS proxy.
Bisected to 5113ad0, only affects http without proxytunnel. I didn't use the gist script for reasons noted below, instead I manually monitored socat output to see when the
The reason I didn't use the gist script is because that was a very narrow example written to help us reproduce an issue with a proxytunnel to google's server. if you look in the script you'll see that. Technically you could repurpose it by changing the line in the script to
@bagder yes I mean't HTTPS proxy (title updated, sorry!).
In this very specific case, the gist script represents the problem quite well. I'm actually hitting the issue with a different HTTP proxy implementation, so it's not specific to the gist script. More specifically, it seems to be: