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From Svyatoslav Hresyk <hsv...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: SOCKS authentication -> SocketException: SOCKS : authentication failed
Date Mon, 11 Aug 2008 19:26:16 GMT
I've actually solved the problem already by registering an 
Authenticator, which provides the credentials.

Thanks anyway :)

Oleg Kalnichevski wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-08-10 at 21:21 +0200, Svyatoslav Hresyk wrote:
>   
>> Hello,
>>
>> I have run into problems, trying to use a SOCKS proxy with authentication.
>>
>> I keep getting "java.net.SocketException: SOCKS : authentication failed" 
>> regardless of wether I set the username and password or not.
>> I have tested the SOCKS server with Proxifier and it works correctly, so 
>> it's not a server issue.
>>
>> Here is a code snippet, I am getting the Exception on:
>>
>>         HttpClient client = new HttpClient();
>>         client.getHostConfiguration().setHost("www.google.com", 80);
>>
>>         System.setProperty("socksProxyHost", "1.1.1.1");
>>         System.setProperty("socksProxyPort", "1234");
>>         Credentials cred = new UsernamePasswordCredentials("username", 
>> "password");
>>         client.getState().setProxyCredentials(AuthScope.ANY, cred);
>>         
>>         GetMethod get = new GetMethod("/");
>>         
>>         client.executeMethod(get);
>>
>> I have also tried setting java.net.socks.username and 
>> java.net.socks.password
>> system properties, without luck.
>>
>> Any help would be greatly appreciated.
>>
>> Thanks in advance!
>>
>>     
>
> As far as I know SOCKS proxying works on the TCP/IP socket level, and
> not on the HTTP level. I am not sure anyone on this list would be able
> to be of help.
>
> Oleg
>
>
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