[Project_owners] Changing Proxy for one Tab Only !

Amin Eft... amin.eft at gmail.com
Thu Nov 22 22:01:44 PST 2007


Eric it seems that you do lots of work about this,

Any way thanks for reply.


On Nov 23, 2007 9:22 AM, Eric H. Jung <eric.jung at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Unfortunately, no. If I had figured it out, FoxyProxy would already have
> this feature.
> Proxy-per-tab is the most requested feature
>
> I've asked lots of people for help, including Christian Biesinger, Michael
> Van Rantwijk, and
> posted about it in various forums and mailing lists (inc.
> mozilla.dev.tech.network). I think right
> now this problem is extremely difficult to solve and maybe not even
> possible without changes to
> firefox. The basic problem is the difficulty in associating a downloading
> resource with a tab. You
> can look at things like loadgroups on http-on-modify-request and try to
> get the associated window
> (and then tab) from that, but it doesn't always work...I remember
> XHR-downloaded resources being
> problematic in particular, and getting from the window to the correct tab
> also being difficult.
> That said, I haven't tried this with FF3 and it might be easier now... but
> maybe not.
>
> It's extremely frustrating, especially since I still don't have a firm
> grasp on what exactly a
> loadgroup is supposed to represent.
>
>
> --- InBasic <inb.cor at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Yes exactly correct guess, any idea eric?!
> >
> >
> > On Nov 23, 2007 2:44 AM, Eric H. Jung <eric.jung at yahoo.com> wrote:
> >
> > >
> > > --- "Michael Vincent van Rantwijk, MultiZilla" <
> mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com>
> > > wrote:
> > >
> > > > InBasic wrote:
> > > > > Hi
> > > > >
> > > > > Need some technical help!
> > > > >
> > > > > Is it possible to change proxy *only *for one *tab* ?
> > > > > for example all tabs have direct connection except one tab that
> has
> > > IP:
> > > > > 127.0.0.1 & Port:8800
> > > > >
> > > > > Any help will be appreciated
> > > > >
> > > > > InBasic,
> > > >
> > > > Dr. 'proxy' aka Eric H. Jung can probably write a book about this,
> but I
> > > > was unable to help him so I can't help you I'm afraid (but I do
> wonder
> > > > what you are working on).
> > > >
> > >
> > > He probably wants to know for his PhProxy extension.
> > >
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