Android proxy-server missing settings

I think most of the Android users are disapointed because of the miss of optionsĀ in proxy-server settings during WIFI set-up. Basic things that are missing:

  1. Basic authentication
  2. Ntlm authentication

I searched the net for different solutions.

With root:

http://androhacks.blogspot.com/2011/02/proxy-settings-in-android-mobiles-with.html

Without root:

I use Opera to get my webbrowser working. Hope Google will fix this problem in future releases!

https://market.android.com/details?id=com.opera.browser

Or this one :

http://duykham.blogspot.com/2009/11/setting-proxy-for-android-by-gui.html