[Standards] S5B and proxy connect errors

Marcus Lundblad ml at update.uu.se
Thu Nov 12 16:54:31 UTC 2009


tor 2009-11-12 klockan 16:52 +0000 skrev Pedro Melo:
> On 2009/11/12, at 16:20, Dirk Meyer wrote:
> 
> > Marcus Lundblad wrote:
> >> A has access to a proxy.
> > [...]
> >> At this point A will try to connect to the proxy in order to activate
> >> the bytestream, but this will fail since A's firewall blocks port  
> >> 7777.
> >
> > OK, the problem is a A THINKS it has access to a proxy but that is not
> > the case. A never tried if the proxy works.
> 
> 'A' could try to connect to the proxy before announcing that  
> candidate...
> 

Yes, but that wouldn't catch the case when something went wrong with the
activation.

//Marcus

> Bye,
> 





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