Comment 23 for bug 365874

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Jaap Karssenberg (jaap.karssenberg) wrote :

Got the same error while trying to set up bzr access through corporate proxy server with authentication.

I set the "http_proxy" environment to include user and password, this gives the following error:

bzr: ERROR: pycurl.error: (65, "necessary data rewind wasn't possible\n")

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "bzrlib\commands.pyc", line 846, in run_bzr_catch_errors
  File "bzrlib\commands.pyc", line 797, in run_bzr
  File "bzrlib\commands.pyc", line 499, in run_argv_aliases
  File "bzrlib\builtins.pyc", line 916, in run
  File "bzrlib\bzrdir.pyc", line 789, in open_tree_or_branch
  File "bzrlib\bzrdir.pyc", line 667, in open
  File "bzrlib\bzrdir.pyc", line 704, in open_from_transport
  File "bzrlib\lazy_import.pyc", line 125, in __call__
  File "bzrlib\transport\__init__.pyc", line 1616, in do_catching_redirections
  File "bzrlib\bzrdir.pyc", line 681, in find_format
  File "bzrlib\bzrdir.pyc", line 1440, in find_format
  File "bzrlib\bzrdir.pyc", line 2398, in probe_transport
  File "bzrlib\smart\medium.pyc", line 421, in protocol_version
  File "bzrlib\smart\protocol.pyc", line 620, in query_version
  File "bzrlib\smart\protocol.pyc", line 488, in call
  File "bzrlib\smart\medium.pyc", line 348, in finished_writing
  File "bzrlib\transport\http\__init__.pyc", line 539, in _finished_writing
  File "bzrlib\transport\http\__init__.pyc", line 518, in send_http_smart_reques
  File "bzrlib\transport\http\_pycurl.pyc", line 268, in _post
  File "bzrlib\transport\http\_pycurl.pyc", line 325, in _curl_perform
error: (65, "necessary data rewind wasn't possible\n")

bzr 1.5 on python 2.5.2 (win32)
arguments: ['C:\\localdata\\Bazaar\\bzr.exe', 'branch', 'http://xxx']
encoding: 'cp1252', fsenc: 'mbcs', lang: None
  launchpad C:\localdata\Bazaar\plugins\launchpad [unknown]
*** Bazaar has encountered an internal error.
    Please report a bug at
    including this traceback, and a description of what you
    were doing when the error occurred.

Using "http+urllib" instead results in
bzr: ERROR: Invalid http response for http://xxx: Unable to handle http code 407: Proxy Authentication Required