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[REBOL] Re: Proxy

From: luca:krenet:it at: 16-Jul-2001 15:09

At 15:50 13/07/2001 +0200, you wrote:
> >Luca Truffarelli wrote: >> >> At 13:01 13/07/2001 +0200, Nenad Rakocevic wrote: >> > >> >Hi Luca, >> > >> >I have the same problem at work. Rebol can't do anything for you in this case because it does not >> >support NTLM authentication (which is a Micro$oft proprietary scheme). Currently the only solution >> >is to install on your pc the Microsoft Proxy Client which will tunnel your http connections thru >> >M$'s Proxy Server. >> > >> >Here's some unofficial documentation on NTLM : >> >> Thank you Nenad. >> >> Do you think it is not possible to realize the "3 messages" scheme with rebol? > >Yes it's possible, but there's a hard part : you have to implement DES and MD4 in Rebol which is >not really a simple thing to do with Rebol scalar types. Their bit size is lesser than the C or >Java equivalent, resulting in a painfull work to adapt the algos in Rebol. The 'Bignumber component >should be the solution for such works as soon as RT will release some docs on it. > >The http scheme should also be modified to work with M$ Proxy Server, because MPS doesn't strictly >obey to the http standard. (as always with M$!) Any volonteer to make a tunnel through the Death Star ? ;)
Now I can't, but maybe I will try later.