[tbb-bugs] #26028 [Applications/Tor Browser]: HLS Player bypasses proxy configuration

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#26028: HLS Player bypasses proxy configuration
     Reporter:  igt0                      |      Owner:  tbb-team
         Type:  defect                    |     Status:  new
     Priority:  Medium                    |  Milestone:
    Component:  Applications/Tor Browser  |    Version:
     Severity:  Normal                    |   Keywords:  tbb-mobile
Actual Points:                            |  Parent ID:  #21863
       Points:                            |   Reviewer:
      Sponsor:                            |
 GeckoHLSPlayer uses the DefaultHttpDataSource to create an Object
 represents a connection to the remote object referred to by the URL.

 And DefaultHttpDataSource doesn't respect Firefox proxy values, it uses
 the URL::openConnection method provided by the Android SDK instead of the

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/26028>
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