Re: [Piggy Bank] proxy settings

From: Stefano Mazzocchi <>
Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2005 10:08:08 -0400

Stephan Strittmatter wrote:
> Hello,
> I wanted to play with the Piggy Bank Plugin for Firefox, but I have to set
> up a proxy to reach the Internet.
> I tried to set up the Proxy options of the plugin, but the data is not
> stored. If I reopen the Option window the fields are reset to be empty.
> * Can I set these settings manualy in an property file? If yes, where is it
> located? (I already searched but found nothing)

I think those proxy settings are pretty much fake. It was a reminder for
us to do it and then we didn't have time for the release.

> * Is there already a JIRA entry for this issue?

not sure is the one you think, but it's close

> * Why you are not using the proxy settings of Firefox, which yould be
> flexible by using proxyconf.js?

good point, we should.

btw, this is an open source project. Patches are welcome :-)

(and here at MIT we don't have proxies so don't count on us to make that
a big priority)

Stefano Mazzocchi
Research Scientist                 Digital Libraries Research Group
Massachusetts Institute of Technology            location: E25-131C
77 Massachusetts Ave                   telephone: +1 (617) 253-1096
Cambridge, MA  02139-4307              email: stefanom at mit . edu
Received on Fri Jun 24 2005 - 14:05:49 EDT

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