koji client does not work through proxy

Mike McGrath mmcgrath at redhat.com
Mon Sep 13 21:18:02 UTC 2010

On Mon, 13 Sep 2010, Ralph Lange wrote:

>   Hi,
> Today I had to learn that the koji client, while being the only way to
> request a build, does not support proxies.
> In a university like environment with no open ports whatsoever, with an
> increasingly paranoid IT group in charge of the firewall and proxy, that
> does not leave a lot of options.
> While I was able to ssh tunnel my way out of this miserable situation, I
> think this approach does not work as a general solution.
> I realized that this issue has been discussed two years ago [1], but I
> did not find any newer statements.
> Is there any work being done (or an intention to do so) to improve the
> situation?
> Thanks,
> Ralph
> [1]
> https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-devel-list/2008-August/msg00665.html

You'll need at least some open ports.  443 and 80 I think are the only
ones required for koji builds.


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