The pip's proxy parameter is, according to
pip --help, in the form
You should use the following:
pip install --proxy http://user:[email protected]:port TwitterApi
HTTP_PROXY env var should be respected.
Note that in earlier versions (couldn't track down the change in the code, sorry, but the doc was updated here), you had to leave the
scheme:// part out for it to work, i.e.
pip install --proxy user:[email protected]:port
~ Answered on 2013-12-28 19:18:12