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

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External LAN configuration in Squid Proxy Server

We have implemented a squid3 proxy server on Ubuntu 14.04.1, the server works fine in our office. After that we attached a LAN card to that machine so now we have two LAN ports one is on board LAN ...
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How do I configure proxies without GUI?

How do you configure proxy settings in the Ubuntu Server or Minimal (CLI) versions using the terminal?
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Resetting all network settings

Recently I have been getting into Linux and I downloaded an extension in Firefox on my Ubuntu that was proxy. The proxy wasn't working right so I removed it but noticed that afterwards with the ...
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sudo apt-get trying to connect through old proxy

I previously had a proxy set-up when visiting somewhere for work, to use the internet there. I have since returned, and I thought got rid of the proxy. However today when I try to run sudo apt-get ...
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every time i open chromium i have to run chromium-browser --proxy-server=x.x.x.x:xxxx [on hold]

Every time i open chromium-browser in by ubuntu 14.04 i have to run chromium-browser --proxy-server=x.x.x.x:xxxx otherwise i cannot open any webpage it shows me this message after entering the above ...
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How to share the wi-fi connection with guest OS on Vitualbox

I am running windows xp as guest OS. How does one share the wi-fi network with the guest OS. I am using a proxy to connect to the internet.
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Use proxy for transmissions on certain url?

for some reason my server isp is blocking certain urls on port 443 , is there any way so i can pass just those urls transmissions through a proxy ? api.example.com:443 and server.example.com:443 if ...
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proxy jetson tk1

I need a help please I have a network, and ADLS router, I need to set up PROXY server on JETSON TK1 I installed squid3, setted up, but I can connect JETSON just in network and it has just one eth ...
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export http_proxy: where does the proxy setting get stored?

Today by mistake I had entered the following command in terminal with incorrect information export http_proxy="http://usrname:passwrd@host:port" and then my internet connection was having trouble. ...
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Proxied Torrent client

I am new to Ubuntu version 14.10. I tried installing several different torrent clients configured to use the socks5 proxy information from BTguard. My public IP is still visable and not being proxied. ...
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Proxy settings for TeamViewer10 in UBUNTU 14.04

I have installed Teamviewer 10.0 (32/64 bit multiarch version) on Ubuntu 14.04. When I bring up the Proxy config window (Extras -> Options -> General -> Proxy Settings[Configure]) all I can do is ...
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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 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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How to make Juju connect to Openstack VM using ProxyCommand / ssh config?

My Openstack VMs in my setup can be only access using a gateway machine. I always need to use a ProxyCommand to connect to them. Now I work with juju and, after setting up metadata and tools, I run ...
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Error in devstack installing on ubuntu

I'm getting following error while installing devstack on ubuntu 14.04. ERROR: openstack Error finding address for http://10.16.37.215:9292/v1/images: [Errno 32] Broken pipe where 10.16.37.215 is my ...
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How to run Everpad with a proxy?

I have to use a proxy in my college hostel. And I think Everpad is not able to connect to the internet. So I cannot Login to my Evernote account. Any suggestion guys?
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Unable to update system from terminal on Ubuntu 14.04

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. Recently my institute changed network proxy settings. After that, I am unable to update anything from my terminal. Also, new installations from terminal are not possible. I ...
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Fast change of my ip/proxy in terminal for one command

I need to change my IP for one command in bash command line, so I want use proxy (123.123.123.123:80 format), how can I do it? For example if I write: curl ifconfig.me I get my original IP, so how ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 APT Proxy?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 on a password-protected proxy network. My web browser is configured and works, but I cannot install packages from apt or similar. Is there a way to configure apt to use my ...
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Network proxy manager not applying changes made

I am running Ubuntu 14.10 and I am trying to set my Network Proxy to use my wi-fi connection to clone a repository using hg. I have set my proxy in System >> Preferences >> Network Proxy and applied ...
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How to install flashplugin-installer and ttf-mscorefonts-installer using apt-cacher-ng?

On my network i use apt-cacher-ng on server and add Acquire::http { Proxy "http://[10.48.21.23]:3142"; }; to /etc/apt/apt.conf on clients. So apt-get can't download file through proxy with wget.
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Problem while creating the 95proxies file

When I run this command in Terminal: sudo gedit /etc/apt/apt.conf.d The following message is displayed: /etc/apt/apt.conf.d is directory please check that you typed the location correctly and try ...
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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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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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Squid issue - looking for advice

I have a squid / dansguardian proxy server. It works fine but I have hit a strange issue with a website that has a double // in its address. Squid seems to be removing the second /. The URL is ...
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system proxy with an additional alternative proxy? (charles)

I want to know if theres any way that I can set up an system proxy (e.g. my normal proxy, for standart browsing) and an alternative Proxy wich is only activated when I want to use it (e.g Charles - ...
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How to Install/Configure/Manage Server/ProxyServer for my small office to control everything ?? (Ubuntu 14.04)

I am totally newbie to Servers. I'm running a small web based office with having 25 employees. It's been 3 months & i'm watching that my team is sucking up all my internet data in ...
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Midori can't access internet through company proxy [closed]

I'm using Midori on a Windows7 PC and on a Virtual Box, I use Linux Mint behind a company proxy. I entered the same proxy URL in the network settings as it is in Firefox (which can access Internet ...
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PPTPd + Privoxy for Ad blocking VPN

I found a bash script that converts adblock plus lists into Privoxy filters and I want to use it to block ads via VPN settings on Windows, KDE, and Android. Also, I want to change the DNS servers to ...
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Xubuntu 11.10 Proxy Server Settings

I would like some recommendations for setting up the proxy server settings for Xubuntu 11.10. I tried searching on Google and I got 2 common results that made use of command line stating that I ...
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chrome proxy error

When I was try to change the proxy setting of chrome browser it showed following error: When running Google Chrome under a supported desktop environment, the system proxy settings will be used. ...
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Ubuntu Software Center Proxy with password

The Ubuntu PC is behind a proxy server that requires a password. On Windows it automatically uses windows authentication (e.g. with Internet Explorer), or enter it manually (e.g. Avast). I did a ...
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How do I configure proxy on Ubuntu 14.04?

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04, and with I've setup broadband connection, windows 7 allow all internet access, but Ubuntu 14.04 some application access via internet, I can't access Firefox browser and ...
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Unable to use proxy in terminal despite apt.conf file

I use a wired LAN at my college which uses proxy. As per this answer I edited my apt.conf file. My proxy details are as follows Username: mahe\ict.student Password: mumit@123 Proxy host: ...
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How to use a proxy on the command line?

I can set my proxy username and password along with proxy settings in the proxy ui but these settings do not work on the command line. How can I use apps such as wget & ping on the command line ...
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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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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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Can't download anything due to proxy

I'm using 13.04 for the first time and I am using proxy base server that's why I can't download anything while I use apt-get update then it shows this message ...
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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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how to insall and configure privoxy in ubuntu 14.04?

which is the best way to install configure privoxy in ubuntu 14.04 as adblock plus is really heavy and makes pages like facebook to be very slow even on a computer with good configuration. please help ...
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How to set a proxy system wide in kde plasma 5

There is a connection manager widget without proxy options.
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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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Configure sSMTP with Gmail, in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am trying to get my hands on a good command line email tool for Ubuntu so that I can send simple emails may be even attach files through the terminal or simple bash scripts. My ssmtp.conf file looks ...
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proxy disconfiguration after using privoxy

Used privoxy for some time, and uninstalled it afterwards. Now software installation from the terminal is using the privoxy data, with messages like: Failed to fetch http://... Could not connect to ...
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How do I can configure Firefox and Terminal via internet Ubuntu 14.04?

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 and with I've broadband connection setup but it's only some application via internet , But I can't access Firefox and Terminal via internet see screenshot , when Firefox ...
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Connection to tor network and proxy server fails after vpn connection or running a local server

I am on Ubuntu 14.04. I am facing this weird issue which I never faced before. I am a university student. I have multiple proxy servers to which I connect for internet. Everything works fine when I am ...
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How do I configure global internet connection on Ubuntu 14.04?

My broadband connection is OK !, but Firefox showing me message after browsing "If your computer or network is protected by a firewall or proxy, make sure that Firefox is permitted to access the Web" ...
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create a WiFi Hotspot behind authenticated proxy

I know the subject sounds like it have been treated, but please, hear me out. I installed a HotSpot over 3G modem by following this (almost) tutorial. How to setup an Access Point mode Wi-Fi ...
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How do I use Juju in a restricted network?

I got a shiny new server in the lab and I want to use Juju. I install juju, and juju-local just fine. The juju bootstrap completes successfully but when I attempt a deploy a charm I get an error: $ ...
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How do I set systemwide proxy servers in Xubuntu, Lubuntu or Ubuntu Studio?

I cannot find the settings anywhere do I have to set it through terminal through gconftools or is there some GUI present for it?