How do you configure proxy settings in the Ubuntu Server or Minimal (CLI) versions using the terminal?
System-wide proxies in CLI Ubuntu/Server must be set as environment variables.
Finally, logout and reboot to make sure the changes take effect.
If you have an authenticating proxy, then the URLs will be different. Instead of:
Note that these are still URLs, so passwords (and possibly usernames) will have to be URL encoded.
For example, a username of
This can be done in various ways:
In a pinch, you can use
And the octet codes are available on