https and port 80 problem

by Dennis Wilmsmann » Mon, 03 Nov 2008 15:34:01 GMT


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 Hi everyone,
I'm new to Android and have just successfully created some small apps
based upon tutorials and examples. My problem is the network (or
proxy) connection of the Android emulator. I'm behind a proxy and have
no direct connection to the Internet. After some troubleshooting I
found out, the Android web browser is trying to establish https
connection to port 80 and not 443 (the https default port).
Unfortunately, my proxy server only allows https connection on port
443, not 80. Any address I try to access through the Android web
browser is changed to https with port 80, for example  http://www.google.com/ 
-> https://74.125.39.104:80/

Any ideas how to fix this problem or a small workaround?

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