Subject: Re: global ftp_proxy and http_proxy ??? ....
To: John Refling <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/11/2001 02:05:06
I think you could get these things into your IP stack with a little
IPfilter magic. A more lightweight solution would be to allow a global
.netrc or something that sets these variables at least for each
ftp(1) process. This won't affect other apps then, though.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>