Re: proxy.pac

From: Penisoara Adrian <>
Date: Wed, 7 May 1997 18:31:47 +0300 (EEST)


On Wed, 7 May 1997, Vesa Ruokonen wrote:

> Hi,
> On squid-users mailing list you recently posted your
> version of proxy.pac file. I had wrote about the same
> kind of file for my local domain. But I still have a
> problem. Less-known URL types don't work as I expect
> them to. For example wais:// refuses to
> connect at all. The netscape just whines about:
> No wais proxy is configured.
> Even tho' it should drop to the DIRECT rules in pac.
> Does it work for you?
No, and it won't work for anybody in the standard config.
The WAIS protocol is a special kind, it requires a WAIS server in order to
work (Warning, I have no ideea about what I'm talking about, I never had
to wander about WAIS protocol, so please someone explain it better for
From my knowadleges, Squid & NNavigator require an WAIS proxy to accept
"wais:" URLs.
Hope this helps (somehow).

> --
> Vesa Ruokonen - Internet Services, Telivo Ltd, Finland

Ady (
Received on Wed May 07 1997 - 08:34:56 MDT

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