setup.exe and cntlm proxy

Pawel Jasinski
Sat Aug 11 16:40:00 GMT 2012


patch attached.
What are the chances to get it into official setup release?


On Wed, Aug 8, 2012 at 6:58 PM, Pawel Jasinski <> wrote:
> hi,
> does anybody use cntlm proxy with cygwin setup.exe?
> I have tried it and looks a bit strange.
> First of all, cntlm proxy with browser works fine, so does wget.
> With setup.exe works only if the proxy is in single thread mode (all
> request are serialized). Otherwise setup.exe gets stuck attempting to
> get mirrors.lst
> What is interesting, when I fire up wireshark, I can see mirrors.lst
> being received by cntlm.
> Cheers,
> Pawel
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