Patch for Yahoo Messenger problems w/ HTTP proxy

John Bailey rekkanoryo at
Sun Feb 10 18:51:03 EST 2008

Gideon N. Guillen wrote:
> I have attached a patch to fix send the correct HTTP request to the server. I 
> don't know if this is also the case with other protocols. I'm only allowed to 
> use Yahoo Messenger on the place where I have to use an HTTP proxy. The patch 
> is made against pidgin 2.3.1 source.

Not being intimately familiar with purple_util_fetch_url_request() and its inner
workings, I may be missing something here, but is there any reason we couldn't
just use the full URL all the time, regardless of whether we're using a proxy or
not?  It seems more sensible to me at first glance.


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