Closed Bug 52615 Opened 20 years ago Closed 19 years ago
Proxy: FTP does not show proxy auth (when proxy sends 407)
From Bugzilla Helper: User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; WinNT4.0; en-US; m18) Gecko/20000913 BuildID: 2000091317 FTP-thru-proxy now works, unless you are using a proxy server and said proxy server requires you to authenticate yourself -- and you have not yet authenticated for this session. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. start Moz 2. try to go to an FTP url (spinner spins, nothing) 3. go to an HTTP url, enter proxy username/password 4. try to go to an FTP url (success!) When I sniffed traffic on my machine, I found that if I had not yet entered proxy credentials, Moz was indeed trying to contact the proxy server but didn't know what to do with the 407, so it gave up. [Note: As far as severity goes, I had some trouble deciding. Obviously there is a workaround, but that workaround would not be considered acceptable for deployment of Moz in organizations using proxies that require user authentication. I hope I made a fair decision.]
Summary: ftp-thru-proxy does not prompt for authententication → ftp-thru-proxy does not prompt for authentication
Matt.Behrens@kohlerco.com - are you still seeing this problem on recent builds of Mozilla? If so, we'll confirm this bug. Gerv
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
Yes, it's still an issue with 2000102220 (Win32).
ftp bugs to component:ftp
Assignee: gagan → dougt
Component: Networking → Networking: FTP
Target Milestone: --- → M19
This problem is also happening on the HPUX build, and with the latest Linux build (2001011008) too. Steps to reproduce: 1) start browser 2) setup proxy connections in preference to york.mcom.com:3128 3) go to URL ftp://username@hostname (e.g. ftp://email@example.com) Result: nothing happens Expected: a dialog box to enter the password
I'm also seeing this on the Mac. I'd like to change Platform and OS to All, but bugzilla ain't letting me.
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla0.9.1
Please set platform, OS ->all Seeing it on Linux too.
Sorry, wasn't paying attention for a bit :-)
OS: Windows NT → All
Hardware: PC → All
Fixes checked in. QA please verify.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 19 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Unable to verify with Linux Build ID 2001051508. Tested on proxy server : frame.packetgram.com:443 No dialog window prompt for authentication.
Status: RESOLVED → REOPENED
Resolution: FIXED → ---
does an auth dialog come up when going to a http site? If not, than we need to configure frame.packetgram.com:443 to do auth. Ben, any thoughts about adding a port that is always for auth testing?
Status: REOPENED → RESOLVED
Closed: 19 years ago → 19 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
qa to me. proxy.packetgram.com:443 is already doing ftp proxy, and it uses auth by default. Since most people have been using it for http as well, it you need to configure JUST ftp and not http proxy to get a clean look at the problem. (I've been trying to file a bug on a similar problem, and if you proxy auth for http, mozilla seeems to use it for ftp on the same proxy server.)
QA Contact: tever → benc
Tested on proxy server york:3128 which doesn't auth at default. When connecting to other http or ftp site that requires auth still doesn't prompt auth dialog display.
SERVER UPDATE: proxy auth was not on for ftp URLs, I have fixed that. You can now attempt to get an ftp URL via proxy.packetgram.com:443. Make sure http proxy is OFF so you don't end up sharing the auth credentials. Comm 4 - will show auth dialog mozilla - will not show auth dialog The reason this happens is the proxy server is returning a 407, but the ftp+proxy module does not throw up a proxy auth dialog. Here's my log file, the "407" is the HTTP response 18.104.22.168 - - [15/May/2001:17:58:58 -0700] "GET ftp://frame.packetgram.com/ HTTP/1.1" 407 271 - - - - 323 209 - - - - FIN - - With communicator, if you type in the correct username:password, the log file shows a "200" from the successful connection (Netscape Proxy globs the previous 407's into this record if session was eventual authed successfully). 22.214.171.124 - test [15/May/2001:18:05:44 -0700] "GET ftp://frame.packetgram.com/ HTTP/1.0" 200 117 200 117 - - 351 115 - 115 0 DIRECT FIN FIN DO-NOT-CACHE Jimmy: This is a separate (but probably related problem, where HTTP 401's from the proxy are not handled. See bug: 81110 DougT: Based on this new info, do you want me to check a certain build for a fix, or is this a new problem?
Summary: ftp-thru-proxy does not prompt for authentication → Proxy: FTP does not show proxy auth (when proxy sends 407)
sounds like a new problem.
VERIFIED: +testcase - I hacked the proxy functional test to suggest each protocol needs the auth handlers teseted individually. Right now it is a template of suggestions + a list of protocols. Mozilla 0.9.5, allplats
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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