JDK-4885231 : Web bundle installer fails to install if proxy requires authentication
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: install
  • Sub-Component: install
  • Affected Version: 1.4.2_01
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: windows_xp
  • CPU: x86
  • Submitted: 2003-06-27
  • Updated: 2003-07-25
  • Resolved: 2003-07-19
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1.4.2_01 01Fixed
When installing the 1.4.2/1.4.2_01 web bundle behind proxy which requires authentication (e.g. Microsoft ISA server with NTLM), the InstallShield web installer is not able to prompt for login info and simply fails with confusing error message.
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CONVERTED DATA BugTraq+ Release Management Values COMMIT TO FIX: 1.4.2_01 tiger FIXED IN: 1.4.2_01 tiger INTEGRATED IN: 1.4.2_01 tiger tiger-b14 VERIFIED IN: 1.4.2_01


EVALUATION To address this problem, we should either ask InstallShield for a hotfix to support proxy authentication, or we should add additional code in the wrapper to check for this case. ###@###.### 2003-06-27