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3answers
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Setting up Gmail and Thunderbird in 11.10

I am trying to setup my Gmail with Thunderbird. I put in the details, the imap and smtp settings were filled in automatically. They were correct I checked. Initially when I clicked on done, to ...
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0answers
106 views

How do I authenticate on a IPrism content filter from a server? [duplicate]

I will be moving (with my home server) to a more public network. The network I will be on has an IPrism content filter. In order to access the internet one needs authenticate (open up a web browser ...
0
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1answer
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Why Isn't Tor Working?

I installed Tor & Polipo via the Software Center. I followed instructions found at this question (but since the config file was 404, I used a config from Tor + Polipo 5 Minute Install Guide Ubuntu ...
0
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4answers
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Proxy setttings not working in Ubuntu 11.10

I always use a proxy to connect to the internet in Windows as well as in previous versions of Ubuntu, but in Ubuntu 11.10 it seems that the proxy settings I set in the GUI are not being applied ...
4
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2answers
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add-apt-repository wont work on proxy [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I add a repository from behind a proxy? I would like to send an add-apt-repository command via the gnome-terminal on my Ubuntu 11.10 laptop that is connected ...
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7answers
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How to configure proxy authentication to work with Ubuntu Software Center?

I have tried put in apt config Acquire::http::proxy, and in Network>Network proxy with and without user:password@server:port and using environment variables http_proxy and https_proxy. Nothing seems ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Manual proxy configuration [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I configure proxy authentication? How can I set the user and password, GUI mode not terminal, for my proxy in Oneiric Ocelot?
3
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2answers
520 views

Where are the proxy profile options? [closed]

Before 11.10, one could save many proxy configurations as profiles, so one could have a config for home and another for work in a laptop. Now that I've updated to 11.10, I no longer have that option. ...
1
vote
1answer
676 views

SSH connection reset by peer after 11.10 update. (Proxy Issue)

My work computer sits behind a proxy (I know thats where the problem lies.) I was running 11.4 and using ssh to establish a socks proxy to my server at home. I can still connect to that server from ...
5
votes
8answers
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Proxy settings not working

I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 with Wubi and I am currently on a campus that requires the usage of a proxy server. I went into System Settings/Network/Proxy Settings. Didn't work. I manually set the ...
4
votes
2answers
978 views

Is there a chat application that supports a proxy?

I've upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 and it seems that it has a lack of support for internet connections with a proxy. Pidgin has stopped working, and when I go to the Proxy tab, under the settings window, ...
15
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1answer
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Where to set proxy ignore list?

I upgraded to ubuntu 11.10 from 11.04, shocked to see few things... My system is behind a proxy, so I did set a proxy setting. Being a web developer, I want to remove a lot of addresses that I type ...
11
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3answers
22k views

How can I configure proxy authentication?

The Ubuntu 11.10 has only simple proxy configuration. Where is the authentication option? so it can be used to download packages?
4
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2answers
2k views

Is there a way to create a shortcut to Proxy preferences in the Launcher?

In my university Campus I need to connect to Internet through a proxy. As I am using a notebook, in Ubuntu 11.04 I set a shortcut in the Launcher to the proxy settings in order to "easily" change the ...