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I setup Polipo today and made sure everything was configured to the best of my ability. I set it up where apt-get could access the internet through the proxy as well. When I fired up Synaptic to to update my repositories, I noticed a series of error messages in the terminal window similar to the following:

Couldn't create disk file /var/cache/polipo/ Permission denied

It has denied a lot of requests this way and in Synaptic they are showing as 'Failed' under the 'Status' tab. What do I need to do to correct this? Thank you.

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Out of curiousity, I wen to polipo's log file and these were the ony two entries: Couldn't bind: Address already in use Couldn't establish listening socket: Address already in use – Jason Smith Aug 29 '13 at 20:16
I am having same problem. – chovy May 30 '14 at 4:50

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