Questions that relate to this non-caching Web proxy with filtering capabilities for enhancing privacy, modifying web page data and HTTP headers before the page is rendered by the browser. Privoxy is a "privacy enhancing proxy", filtering Web pages and removing advertisements.

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Bypass Authenticated HTTP Proxy :Ubuntu

Is there any way to bypass authenticated http proxy to something like 127.0.0.1:port, so that we could use it any application, simply by filling out the proxy 127.0.0.1:port (which could be used for ...
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502 no server or forwarder data received when using Privoxy

I'm running Privoxy 3.0.19 on Xubuntu 12.04 64-bit and from time to time I get this error message when trying to access certain webpages. It's happening a little less than half the time. For example, ...
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Privoxy stripping CSS from Yahoo Mail

I'm currently trying to get Privoxy working as a general filtering solution and the majority of its working fine, however there's an issue where with Yahoo Mail it's stripping all the CSS. I've ...
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Why does Privoxy needs a restart at boot?

I have an Ubuntu 10.04 installed and I installed Privoxy: apt-get install -y privoxy Okay, it works great with my rules, fine. When I boot up my desktop PC I can see that Privoxy is started, it ...
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How to get Opera work correctly with Privoxy?

I use Privoxy and recently switched back to Opera as browser. Anything is fine, but one thing is annoying: Everytime I start the computer I have to restart privoxy (sudo /etc/init.d/privoxy restart) ...