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

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Starting Dropbox behind a proxy server

There are a few posts here that claim to solve the problem I am having but they do unfortunately not work. I have managed to install dropbox through the proxy server using the command sudo ...
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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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How to resolve the DNS locally when there is a proxy configured?

If I configure the proxy, under Settings -> Network -> Proxy, and then try to access "http://google.com", the name resolution (IP of google.com) will happen there, at the proxy server but... How can ...
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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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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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Where are the proxy settings saved? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I set systemwide proxy servers in Xubuntu, Lubuntu or Ubuntu Studio? I'd like to built a script to switch the proxies between home and work. I know that you can ...
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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 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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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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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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Connect OpenVPN with a config file behind http/https proxy

I would like to connect to a VPN using OpenVPN from the terminal openvpn --config client.ovpn , but I have to connect behind a http/https proxy for accessing internet. So, how do I set it ? ...
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How do I set a system wide proxy with a username and password?

I'm trying to set a system wide proxy, and I'm specifically having difficulties with apt-get for installing applications on my Ubuntu. I'm in a university using a proxy server with username/password. ...
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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 ...
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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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How to configure system wide proxy with user authentication

I would like to use my LAN's proxy server in Ubuntu Desktop 12.04, but all my attempts have failed. Here is what I did: 1) I went to System Settings Menu > Network, selected Network Proxy, Manual ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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Can I use USA IP without VPN or Proxy? [closed]

Can I use USA IP without VPN or Proxy? I'm overseas now and I need to use my back home IP, but i don't wanna use any VPN or Proxy stuffs? Anyone got an idea about how to link my IP from back home to ...
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Configuring FTP for ubuntu squid proxy server

Can anyone help me to configure FTP access through Squid3 i have followed the forums guides and I'm still unable to get to a FTP site via IE version 9. It works fine if I don't go through the proxy ...
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Proxy authentication with terminal Ubuntu 14.04

I would like to access the internet to update files etc. from the terminal on a secured proxy network. I've already tried the following: Adding to /etc/apt/apt.conf, /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/01proxy, ...
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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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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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Disable proxy server for one apt repository

I have made a local apt repository, but my IT-department caches LAN traffic on the proxy server. Is there a way I could work around this to disable the proxy settings for this local apt repository? in ...
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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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Can't complete dropbox installation from behind proxy

Problem: My PC on campus sits behind a proxy (requiring authentication) and I can't setup Dropbox. I am convinced that this is a proxy issue as I can't setup Ubuntu one either (but I don't use Ubuntu ...
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Apache Tomcat webapps have to use a proxy

I've installed Apache Tomcat and want to use a proxy for my webapps. Some apps request data from the internet, they don't have an own/internal possibility to use a proxy. I added the following lines ...
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Steam-Linux behind a proxy server

I just downloaded Steam Beta from here. I installed the package, and when I start steam, I get the following It then says, unable to connect. When I start it from the terminal, I get this error. ...
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apt-get update Bad header line on all udpates

I tried all the solutions on this and still having an issue. I am behind a proxy so I have updated /etc/apt/apt.conf with my proxy settings and I have removed the old lists with sudo rm ...
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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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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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How do I set up a local SOCKS proxy that tunnels traffic through SSH?

Assume I have access to an SSH server that supports tunneling, and I am on a PC that is running *ubuntu, how do I set up a local SOCKS proxy that tunnels the traffic through that SSH server before ...
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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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Is there a way to set/change proxy in synaptic package manager from terminal?

I want to change proxy settings of Synaptic package manager from terminal. I see that editing /etc/apt/apt.conf file does not work, i.e., even if I change proxy settings here, or anywhere, Synaptic ...
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What alternatives are there to Fiddler debugging proxy?

I'm looking for a good and famous web debugging proxy that can logs all HTTP(S) traffic. Like a fiddler for Windows. I found that it doesn't work on Ubuntu. So is there any one for Ubuntu?
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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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Can't Add PPA Behind Proxy using CNTLM

I'm trying to add a PPA to upgrade PHP, but receiving the following error: $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php5-5.6 Cannot add PPA: 'ppa:ondrej/php5-5.6'. Please check that the PPA name or ...
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Circumvent a proxy for a utility that uses libsoup (intel-linux-graphics-installer)

I am trying to use the intel-linux-graphics-install package to get an older integrated graphics card working. The installer utility cannot connect to the internet due to a proxy, and this prevents it ...
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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 ...