Re: Global proxy autoconfig script?

From: Michael Pelletier <>
Date: Wed, 10 Sep 1997 10:35:18 -0400 (EDT)

On Wed, 10 Sep 1997, Andreas Strotmann wrote:
> First, note that the original poster of this question had noticed that
> users complained that their proxy configs don't work any more when they
> change ISPs. Second, this assumes that we're talking about auto-configs,
> i.e. there are WWW servers involved.
> Given this, here's my proposal for a scenario how this might work. Easy,
> fast, reliable;-)

How about using "myIpAddress()" in the proxy script, and returning
"direct" if they're not within the network covered by the proxy autoconfig
file in question?

Of course, I've seen some indications that at least the early betas of IE
4.0 break this feature.

        -Mike Pelletier.
Received on Wed Sep 10 1997 - 07:37:12 MDT

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