A method of connecting to the internet through an intermediary (a proxy server) which handles connections and redirects them.

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apt-get update won't hit the repos on ubuntu 14 with proxy

I have a brand new ubuntu 14.10 desktop version VM running on VMWare Workstation with a Win2012 host, configured with the proxy. And the proxy works because I can go online and visit nytimes. But ...
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Real system wide proxy

Is it possible to configure something (in one place) that directs all http and https traffic through a specific proxy. At work we need to go through a proxy to get to the outside world. That proxy ...
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System Wide VPN?

I am using Earth VPN and I am already connected to VPN. I am unable to use Steam. It says no network. Network uses proxy and UDP port is blocked. In Windows, when I get connected to a VPN as an ...
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apt-get update failure, unable to connect proxy addess

I have a dual boot (Windows 7 professional+ Ubuntu server 14.04) Dell Precision Tower 7810. The machine is connected to proxy server (http://192.168.128.1:8080) via LAN (static IP). My machine is ...
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NGinx reverse proxy and subdomains on apache2

I currently have an nginx VM setup to route traffic between 3 domains but am having an issue with routing the subdomains at the moment. The current configuration goes PFSense -> nginx reverse proxy -> ...
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How to install DevStack when there's a proxy with self-signed ssl certificate?

After setting http_proxy, https_proxy and no_proxy environment variables, the stack.sh run still fails perhaps because of the self-signed certificates. 1) how can I disable ssl so install can ...
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How can i configure a rule that using squid3 for AVG update proxy base on an external firewall?

I'm using Ubuntu Desktop 14.04.3. The firewall i'm using is here http://gufw.org/. I've set up squid3 with a specific port. Now i want to configure the firewall rule to allow only AVG antivirus ...
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Why does Deluge completely ignore proxy settings?

I had been using Deluge for quite some time on Ubuntu 10.04, but ever since I upgraded to a newer Ubuntu distro (15.04 Mate, currently) with a newer Deluge, proxy settings are ignored entirely. Like, ...
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Unable to connect to proxy server

I am on my institute network. We have internet access both directly and via a proxy server. The proxy server provides significantly more speed than the direct access. The problem is that ubuntu ...
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How to allow specific public ip to authorization list in squid proxy

The code in my squid.conf file is as follows: acl local src 54.55.56.57 http_access allow local but when the client use the proxy, it is asking username and password. Any kind of help is ...
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Cant add ppa on Ubuntu 15.10

Since I have installed Ubuntu 15.10 I can no longer add ppa to my repository list: @:~>sudo apt-add-repository ppa:git-core/ppa Cannot add PPA: 'ppa:~git-core/ubuntu/ppa'. ERROR: '~git-core' user ...
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System wide internet problem

Proxy settings work fine on Firefox, but unable to download or update any package. apt-get can't connect to the internet through the proxy even after the proxy settings are applied system-wide. ...
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How to update repo on proxy with lubuntu

Actually i want to update my repo in my school, but it can't connect because the proxy server. Actually there is a authentication in proxy, it require student email and password. Is there someone who ...
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Dedicated network proxy host [closed]

I'd like to add virtual ethernet devices to my Ubuntu 14.04.3 server machine that would pass through all traffic to specific remote ip addresses. For example, if eth0:0 is set to an address of ...
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ssh as socks proxy - channel 5: open failed: connect failed: Connection refused

I experience difficulty using ssh as socks proxy. Some details... I connect to remote host using yakuake ssh user@remote.host.domain -D5902 also I use 127.0.0.1:5902 as my socks v5 proxy in ...
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How to Filter Websites on Local Computer?

I want to filter websites on my local ubuntu Desktop 14.04. I don't have a dedicated server to configure dansguardian on with two NICs just one desktop. I tried flowing some tutorials with ...
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How to input system wide proxy authentication details in Ubuntu 15.10?

I have just installed Ubuntu 15.10 and I cannot find the apt.conf file, which used to exist till the previous versions of Ubuntu, in which I used to enter the proxy authentication details of my ...
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How to setup proxy authentication only once to the entire system? [duplicate]

I'm a newbie :) My context: I installed Ubuntu in a desktop behind a proxy that needs authentication, its very very boring because I need to configure proxy's URL, and to enter my username and ...
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How can I configure this proxy that use a “script address” on Ubuntu 14.04?

I am not so into Linux and I have the following problem trying to set a proxy to go on Internet from the company network. Using Windows 8.1 I have this conffiguration. Going into the Network ---> ...
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Unable to set proxy for Google chrome in Kubuntu 14.04.03?

I have tried to set the proxy in /usr/share/applications/google-chrome.desktop with appending --proxy-server="IP proxy Server:port". but this is not working. Anyone with a solution for this. thanks ...
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How to set proxy settings for R so that i can update the packages in R?

I am using ubuntu 14.04.03 LTS(32-bit) and have R version 3.2.2 installed. I didn't remember either I have installed my R package as root or as normla user. Whenever I want to update/install any ...
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Why does the shadowsocks proxy not work

Today, I reinstalled my Ubuntu15.10 because I got a new hard disk. I reinstall the shadowsocks proxy and chrome with switchomega. The shadowsocks can connect to the server but the configured chrome ...
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how to proxy specific repo in apt

I recently switched to Ubuntu 15.10. I need to use a proxy to connect to external internet.And on my local internet there's a repo that doesn't require proxy to connect. So I wrote something like ...
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Service like “Opera Max” for Ubuntu?

There is an app for Android called "Opera Max" which compresses all Internet data systemwide no matter which app you are using. It can give amazing data savings. Is there any similar service for ...
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Intermittent failure to connect to a website

I'm trying to access a website. Sometimes I can access the website and sometimes the browser seems to be stuck while trying to connect. All that is shown by the browser is "connecting..." in the page ...
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Accessing a IPv4-only repository that's secured with SSL client certificates from IPv6-only host by through a proxy server

I have a IPv6-only host that needs to install software from a IPv4-only repository using SSL client certificates. I've set up a squid proxy server that listens to IPv6 and has IPv4 access: ...
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AutoPilot Install Behind Proxy

So root cause in juju is bootstrap image gets copied to the baremetal but does not include the proxy setting so the curl commands are failing. Workaround is done view staging the code instead: juju ...
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Wildfly on Ubuntu HTTPS on port 8443 timeout

I have a web application (Java EE) which was running on a Windows server without any problem. Also on my local machine (Mac OS) everything runs smoothly. Now I had to replace the remote Windows server ...
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how to set permanently fix proxy setting in ubuntu 14.04

when i change proxy setting manualy after enter passward chenge proxy but i seclect 'none'or automatic chenge all proxy in pc i want when select manual put proxy setting is never change by any other ...
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How to change network proxy settings in Kubuntu 15.10

I am new to linux and I have kubuntu 15.10. I connect to a internet network at my university which has proxy settings. So wanted to know how to make changes at the Kubuntu system level for this proxy. ...
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apt-get fails behind corporate firewall - Does the network require authentication

I am trying update and install additional packages to my new Ubuntu Server 14.04 - This is installed on a VM environment inside a corporate firewall. However I cannot get apt-get to work. Here is what ...
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Firefox is configured to use a proxy server that is refusing connections

The last few days, firefox 43.0 on Ubuntu 12.04 is giving me the error " The proxy server is refusing connections. Firefox is configured to use a proxy server that is refusing connections." but ...
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Removeproxy settings from terminal

Downloading any software with terminal it automatically connects to proxy.How to disable it.I tried to disable it,but nothing worked.
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Cannot write log file -Squid 3- Permission denied

I'm running Squid3 on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, When I type squid3 on terminal it shows WARNING: Cannot write log file: /var/log/squid3/cache.log /var/log/squid3/cache.log: Permission denied ...
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Ubuntu Server - Squid forwarding Proxy Https

I've installed latest squid3 on Ubuntu server 14.04, my goal is to forward the entire traffic come through squid into a 3rd side proxy. Client -> Squid proxy -> External Proxy i managed to do it ...
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how to remove squid to work as nat that already configured in ubuntu?

I'm running squid3 in my Ubuntu 14.04 and tried remote proxy use for study purposes . When I try remote access with another computer in the University LAN, I encounter empty cache log. So I have tried ...
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Cannot connect through socks proxy via privoxy

I've set up privoxy proxy on port 8118, which works fine in case of HTTP or HTTPS connections. However, I'm not able to connect in case of socket connections: For example, I've a jnlp file ...
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Proxy settings ubuntu 15.10: proxy to no proxy switch

At work, I need to use a proxy to get online. So, I go to the System>Preferences>Proxy settings and I fix the proxy manually. Because I also wanted my package manager to connect to the internet, I ...
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How to setup reverse proxy?

I am trying to setup a reverse proxy on a Ubuntu 12.04 VPS, that way I can protect a website from DDoS attacks. How can I do this? I found some tutorials online but they didn't seem to be what I was ...
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cannot access the internet via proxy or vpn

If I knew the correct terminology, this might be solveable. I am running 14.04.3 CLI server. I can connect from other machines, work in a command line mode. Apt-get will go out and get what it ...
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Ubuntu server 15.10

we have installed ubuntu 15.10 and trying to update gui tool and trying to update apt-get .Being its running vmware its not accepting the proxy IP for internet access. how to assign proxy setting to ...
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How to set Tor -> Socks with proxychain correctly on Tails?

Goal: Tor Browser -> Socks5 proxy OS: Tails For testing purposes I have chosen a socks proxy from here (e.g. 159.253.191.110:61111). I installed proxychains, then edited the config file: sudo ...
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Send all OpenVPN traffic through proxy or TOR proxy?

I have an OpenVPN server and I want to be able to route all requests that are made to that OpenVPN server through a proxy, so that the requests will look like they are made be the internet address of ...
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Question involving a unique scenario involving: Dual Tethering, Bride Networking, Android/ADB, and HTTP Based Proxies

This is a quite unique scenario that I am currently in. On wednesday I moved and am currently looking for an internet provider. At the current time I'm using usb tethering on my Android Phone through ...
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Need assistance with configuring ftp-proxy

I have internal ftp services running on a Synology NAS box. I now have to present the ftp as an external web facing ftp. I have a running Ubuntu 14.04 server currently handling my HTTPS proxy ...
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Cannot download zip files

I cannot download from this link https://services.gradle.org/distributions/gradle-2.4-all.zip in Firefox and Chrome in my Ubuntu 15.10. Actually, I faced this problem in Android Studio while opening a ...
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Proxy and static IP switching

I use a proxy to access the Internet through 127.0.0.1:8080. That is not the problem, the problem is am into joomla CMS and i need to have a static IP address for it to work, i have a single system ...
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dnscrypt-proxy Suddenly Stopped Working after Last Friday Updates on Trusty 14.04

I was using dnscrypt-proxy from my PPA https://launchpad.net/~anton+/+archive/ubuntu/dnscrypt since last January without any problem on my Ubuntu Trusty 14.04. However yesterday when I restarted my ...
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Ubuntu internal IP Proxy for security testing

I'm creating an public API, but it should only listen to certain IP's. Ofcourse localhost is one of them for development purposes, but I want to write unit / integration tests that should fail if the ...
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Proxy Authorization Required

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS(64 bit) Problem I am not able to access internet due to failed proxy authentication process. I have specified a proxy server in FireFox -> Network ->Manual.. As soon as ...