Thanks all for the feedback re: this. We're definitely FLOSS zealots,
but I will pass all this along.
On Sun, Aug 15, 2010 at 5:10 PM, Cary Gordon <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> In my experience, I haven't found anything that is as easy to use (or
> even close) to EZProxy. Unless you value your time at under $5/hr., or
> are a FLOSS zealot (I think of myself as a semi-zealot), it is a
> bargain at $500. A significant part of that bargain is the great
> community that supports it.
> This is not to say, or course, that it is not possible to do this with
> Squid, which was the first effective solution, or other tools.
> On Sat, Aug 14, 2010 at 10:05 AM, phoebe ayers <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> Are there any open source proxies for libraries that have been
>> developed, e.g. an open source alternative to EZProxy or similar? I'm
>> working with a non-profit tech foundation that is interested in
>> granting access to a few licensed resources to a few hundred people
>> who are scattered around the world.
>> * I use this address for lists; send personal messages to phoebe.ayers
>> <at> gmail.com *
> Cary Gordon
> The Cherry Hill Company