[Twisted-web] Proxy Authentication with a Password Protected Site

Phil Mayers p.mayers at imperial.ac.uk
Mon Sep 22 04:57:25 EDT 2008

> If I run this against a password protected HTTP(S) site from a host
> that has direct access to the Internet it works fine.  I now have to
> move it behind a proxy that requires authentication.  The Twisted
> documentation did not make it clear (to me) how to add proxy
> authentication and I cannot find an example on the Internet.
> I've tried adding an additional Proxy-Authentication header to the
> call, but that doesn't help  Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.

"Didn't help" how? What didn't work?

What kind of proxy is it?

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