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

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From WAN, VNC fails to connect through ssh 5900 tunnel if not also proxied locally

On my local network, I can VNC-over-an-ssh-tunnel quite easily. I wish to do the same from abroad. The server is set up to accept WAN-side ssh connections, and this works reliably. The problem is, ...
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I have a problem in telepathy, pidgin and kmail, it always shows service not available. please help me. My OS is Kubuntu 15.04 plasma 5.2.2

when I try to launch pidgin by dbus-launch by root, it shows (Pidgin:19368): libnotify-WARNING **: Failed to connect to proxy In kontact I found modules are missing in the proxy settings
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re-installing Squid proxy

I have installed squid proxy in my Ubuntu system. Something went wrong in the configuration file. So i need to re-install squid. What is the command to remove squid ? What is the command to install ...
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Juju fails to download charm with proxy

I've succesfully deployed juju-gui with : juju deploy --to 0 juju-gui and I add-machine as well juju statustibo@maas:~$ juju status environment: maas machines: "0": agent-state: started ...
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How to setup Squid Proxy Server on ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I had tried using the Ubuntu wiki guidelines to set it up on test server, and it worked. Though I would appreciate if anyone can provide me with few other links as this time I am going to install it ...
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Proxy authentication ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I newly installed the Ubuntu 13.04. then connected to the network, through wire, wireless, and mobile broad band. I can browse in Firefox, I cant update software and I cant download new software. ...
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Configure Squid as a transparent proxy

I build a VM and install Ubuntu Server 14. I want to set this server as a forward proxy and trying to install squid. Currently on the server have 2 NIC: eth0 is using private IP 192.168.10.4/24, ...
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suppress http proxy not found message

On my Ubuntu laptop I use a HTTP proxy PAC script located in my own network to be able to use my preferred settings wherever I am. I always start my network connections manually so I can make a choice ...
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Freegate in ubuntu

It's possible to use Freegate (for surfing the web anonymously)in Ubuntu 13.04? Is it possible to use Wine for this purpose? Would it work really?
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launch program through shadowsocks

I have used http proxy like: export http_proxy=http://127.0.0.1:port programname to run program through http proxy. How to launch program through shadowsocks?
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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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How can I set a persistant proxy server setting for the guest account?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 at work and we have a proxy server. I would like to allow guests to use my computer on the guest account, but I cannot get the proxy settings to stay. Is there a way to set ...
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Proxy VPN settings in Network Manager: for remote or local?

So I am at some place with a normal (direct) internet connection and want to go through a remote network (my work) where I need a proxy to access the internet. Thus, I need to configure also a proxy ...
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dansguardian blocks localhost regardless of siteexceptionlist

Im having a problem with dansguardian, a proxy which filters internet content. My current configuration is a blanket block (blocks everything) with some exceptions. I want the child account to be able ...
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MAAS maas-import-pxe-files

I'm experiencing this issue on a fresh maas install behind a proxy. sudo http_proxy=http://myname:mypass@192.45.0.2:3128 maas-import-pxe-files 2015-05-21 13:28:41,236 INFO Importing boot resources. ...
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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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407 Proxy Authentication Required

When I try to install a software using Ubuntu Software center I get: Failed to download repository information Check Your Internet connection When I try to do a apt-get install something, I get: ...
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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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How can I create a squid3 rule (deny)?

I want, that the clients can't work on a SSH-server. The proxy squid3 should deny it. But I don't get the right configiration. Can anybody show me the correct config? Thanks
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How can I install the latest version of Tor?

I can't run tor from Iran with obfs3 but when I download the latest version of Tor Browser from https://www.torproject.org/dist/torbrowser/4.5.1/tor-browser-linux64-4.5.1_en-US.tar.xz, it worked ...
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Squid Cache Problems

I'm new to Ubuntu (and Webmin, Squid, etc). I Installed everything and got the squid3 running, but I'm stuck in initialze cache part. When I click on it, the result shows: Error - Perl execution ...
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How do I get add-apt-repository to work through a proxy?

I'm trying to follow the "Installing Cross Toolchain on Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid) and 10.10 (Maverick) Hosts" instructions on wiki.linaro.org (on my Ubuntu 10.04 VM). The first step is: sudo ...
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“catch all” Rule in Squid3

I installed squid3 on my Ubuntu Server. I read, that the last rule in the squid.conf should be a "catch all"-rule. Also I read, that squid do the opposit of the this last rule. If I will write this ...
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How to use “apt-get” via “Http-proxy” like this?

I'm trying to use apt-get command on a network that uses a proxy, like this: We use 10.114.7.7 on port 80 as Http-proxy, and after that an authentication window comes up, asking for user name and ...
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How to resolve 307 proxy redirect in Ubuntu 13.10?

Whenever I use apt-get update, it results in an error Err http://archive.canonical.com saucy/partner Sources 307 Proxy Redirect [IP: 91.189.92.191 80] : : W: Failed to fetch ...
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Internet slow on Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP i7 Laptop. It is dual-boot setup along with Windows 8. Ubuntu ----installed on--> SSD 32Gb Windows 8 ----installed on--> HDD Problem: Internet works much ...
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Can't get on wireless networking. I'm having a proxy problem

I just installed Ubuntu 14.10. I'm having no trouble accessing the Internet through the wired Ethernet connection. I have all the settings set up for a wireless connection. However, when I click on ...
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MAAS error failed [3/7] (00-maas-03-install-lldpd, 99-maas-01-wait-for-lldpd, 99-maas-02-capture-lldp)

The problem case: I have 2 network one private network with private switch and another one connected to internet and a proxy I have 1 MAAS Server (Ubuntu 14.0) MAAS stable version I want to add a ...
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update ubuntu 14.04 to 15.04

currently I have ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop and now I want to update it to 15.04, I have windows 8 and kali linux along with my ubuntu. how should I update my ubuntu to 15.04 without losing my other ...
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MAAS on Ubuntu 14.04 comissioning scripts fail

I have 2 network one private network with private switch and another one connected to internet and a proxy I have 1 MAAS Server (Ubuntu 14.04) MAAS stable version 1.7 the 3 nodes fail in the same ...
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Backend changes via Network Proxy GUI

I know the manual proxy can be setup using the network options in Ubuntu 14.04 and it works fine as posted in the link. What configuration files/environment variables change after saving setting via ...
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Different proxy servers to diferent networks

I'm looking to a alternative to configure a different proxy each time that I connect to a different network. By example: Network 1 (cable) - Servers - proxy 192.168.0.1:3128 Network 2 (wireless) - ...
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How to configure /etc/maas/maas-proxy.conf?

is there someone who could help me to set properly MAAS to use a proxy ? there is a proxy in between MAAS and the internet, How to point MAAS to a different proxy and tell maas-proxy to use an ...
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Ubuntu in VMware Player Cannot Access Internet for Updates

I am using VMware Player version 6 to host Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 LTS on my MS Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit. My internet connection is through squid proxy with password authentication. Since Ubuntu ...
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Squid Cache Problem on Webmin

I'm new to Ubuntu, Webmin and Squid So I'm following the tutorial to set up my squid proxy server on webmin I'm able to start the webmin and squid. But unfortunately after I got to the step where we ...
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Trying to set squid proxy password on ec2 instance

I'm trying to set up basic auth on squid proxy on an ubuntu 14.4 EC2 instance. I'm following http://soad1982.blogspot.com/2013/05/squid-proxy-on-aws.html. Following the article I tried to set a ...
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Network proxy settings BQ Aquaris E4.5

I am the proud owner of a brand new Ubuntu phone and come across a basic problem right away. How can I configure network proxy settings? I have poked around in the network settings, but have not found ...
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export SOCKS_SERVER not working

I try $ export socks_proxy=127.0.0.1:9150 and $ wget http://icanhazip.com/ but still show previous IP (icanhazip.com show IP). Tor working correctly on Firefox.
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Redirect traffic flowing into SSH server to privoxy, then to TOR

I own a Ubuntu VPS that I am using for SSH tunneling. I want the traffic to be redirected to TOR network. Some research showed that I can do it by using Privoxy, that will accept traffic from SSH ...
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Proxychain with static IP untill tor reload

I recently installed tor privoxy and proxychains on my 14.04lts works ok as intended. There is no acctualy problem with functioning, I have problem with setup. As I always used it with config ...
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Basic Proxy Server config fails for some websites. TCP_MISS and TCP_MISS_ABORTED ISSUES?

I have a basic installation of squid working on Ubuntu 14.04. All I want really is to log requests made. I don't really care for ACL or caching. Perhaps later. I looked at the long squid.conf file ...
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ERROR 407: Proxy Authentication Required comes while entering proxy settings in Ubuntu 14.04.2

I am working behind my proxy at my work place. The proxy username has a backslash along with a password. This is what I have: username: itibri\t68 Pass: 2008 Port: 8080 I have tried entering this ...
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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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HTTP Proxy Using Squid on Ubuntu 12.04 and anonymizing the traffic

I read this great step-by-step. I would like to use this and anonymize the traffic too. Basically I want to create an HTTP Proxy Using Squid on Ubuntu 12.04 and anonymizing the traffic. The proxy ...
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burp: The proxy server is refusing connections from another computer

Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS (Precise) 32-bit desktop. I have installed burp (an intercepting Proxy), and it works for programs run from the same computer, but when I try to connect from another computer on ...
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Viber on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS using Proxy-connection

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS as Operating System. I have installed Viber successfully. But there is Problem, because i am using Proxy to connect to the Internet. So Viber can not connect to the ...
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configuring haproxy for SMTP traffic

I am trying to get SMTP (and IMAP, POP, IMAPS, etc..) to run over my haproxy server but i can't seem to actually get traffic to be allowed through. Anytime i telnet to my ip on port 25 i get: (same ...
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apt-get works via proxy, but nothing else does

This pertains to Ubuntu 14.04 behind a proxy server that requires authentication. I've managed to get apt-get working via proxy. My /etc/apt/apt.conf looks like this: Acquire::http::proxy ...
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VirtualBox Proxy Settings with 14.04

I have tried many many things to use Firefox to connect to the Internet. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on Oracle VirtualBox at my work. We are behind a proxy, but I cannot get Ubuntu to allow it to go ...
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Proxy Network setting for NTP servers in Ubuntu

As debug check list on my host machine is configured to accept UDP packets on the NTP port 123. As I am working PROXY server and trinying to get connected through NTP, but everytime it was sysnced ...