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

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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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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 /var/lib/apt/...
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Using Juju with private Openstack cloud deployment?

I'm seeing a number of problems trying to use Juju with our internally deployed Openstack cloud. Most of this appears to be centered around DNS host resolution as well as the need to deal with our ...
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configuring and authenticating proxy on ubuntu 12.04 terminal

I am very new to ubuntu, I decided to try it out two days ago. I am using proxy server [41.74.91.139 with user name and password]. I cant access any on-line resources both with the terminal, ...
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Can't install gems from behind proxy

I'm running 12.04 in a VM, and I am behind a corporate proxy. I've got the environment variables set (tried both all lower and all upper case for [http|https|ftp]_proxy, as well as not specifying the ...
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Is there an Ubuntu program to find anonymous proxy servers?

I've been seeking for a software like proxyfire in Ubuntu to connect to the socks proxy with it. But I found nothing. Now is there anyone to introduce me with a program like that? I really need it.
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How to patch Apache mod-proxy 3.0.1 with 3.0.1-1.1? [closed]

The command $ sudo apt-get install libapache2-mod-proxy-html and then $sudo service apache2 restart fires: apache2: Syntax error on line 210 of /etc/apache2/apache2.conf: Syntax error on line 1 of /...
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Is there an anonymous proxy application for Ubuntu?

I've been digging around to find a proxy application something like proxifier in windows but cannot find any thing! and then tried to configure the system wide proxy setting in network section of ...
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Disable password authentication to set proxy information

To set up/change proxy settings on Ubuntu 12.04 (Gnome 3), i have to provide my admin password. Is it possible to disable this authentication? I don't need that any user could change it, just that i ...
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Proxy settings for Ubuntu One on Windows

I am trying to use Ubuntu One behind an authenticating proxy at work on Windows XP. I have Ubuntu One 3.0.2, but it doesn't work, I don't know if it is because it does not recognize the system proxy ...
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Ubuntu One on WinXP

I want to use Ubuntu One between my Ubuntu 12.04 box (at home) and my Windows XP box (at work). No problems on creating an account from Ubuntu; on Windows I installed the previous version (2.0) but as ...
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How do I set a system-wide proxy in Lubuntu (or LXDE)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I set systemwide proxy servers in Xubuntu, Lubuntu or Ubuntu Studio? In Ubuntu with Unity, we have an option to set a system wide proxy. When I tried Lubuntu 12.04, ...
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Link proxy settings to particular wifi network

Is there a way to automatically set proxy settings based on which wifi network you are connected to?
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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?
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How to configure Software Center to work with HTTP proxy?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS using the Windows installer (Wubi) yesterday. And then I tried to install Chrome, Flash player, etc., but nothing worked. Then I tried installing some random package using ...
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How to resolve “Something wicked happened resolving 'your_proxy: 800'”?

I am not able to install any packages from terminal or software center. Something wicked happened resolving 'your_proxy: 800' (-5 - No address associated with hostname). This error pops up. I ...
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Ubuntu One Windows Client 3.0.1 - Sync not connecting

I've got sync working at home on Natty and I need to access files at work. I've just installed client 3.0.1 at work on Windows 7. It's finding my account and sees what devices are already set up for ...
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What does StackApplet “Network Error” mean?

I just installed StackApplet StackApplet 1.5 using the debian package from the launchpad site. When I first clicked on the preferences button in the menu it tried opening http://localhost:8150/ in ...
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Squid: caching *.swf with variables

I'd recently upgraded my Ubuntu 11.10 x64 server to 12.04. In this process Squid was updated from 2.7 to 3.1. Squid 3.1 has many different options witch broke my setup. So I completely removed squid 2....
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How do I set up a linux proxy for my mac

As my title suggest, I would like to set up a proxy in linux. The client that I'm using is a mac osx lion. I think I understand the theory but I keep hitting roadblocks. I started using set proxy ...
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Streaming Radio [duplicate]

I can stream Radio Paradise in Audacious but not in Banshee. Also in Banshee, when I try to access Amazon, I get this message: Unable to load page Problem occurred while loading the URL https://one....
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Ubuntu One can't sync folders through authenticated proxy [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu One behind a proxy, how to make it work? I am on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I can connect my account to Ubuntu One. But I can't sync the folders to my account. Whenever I ...
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cntlm works for http but not https

I have installed and configured cntlm on a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit build (running in VirtualBox). The Network Proxy setting is pointing to cntlm (localhost:3128) for both HTTP and HTTPS proxies. ...
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rule out a url from my proxy configuration on unity

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and it is running just fine. I only have a problem, I connect to the internet through a proxy at my college, but there are some url's that I don't need the proxy for, so my ...
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Ubuntu One behind proxy

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04. I am behind a proxy server which requires authentication. While setting up Ubuntu One, it is able to sign into my account( step 2 ), but when it comes to step 3( ...
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Weird networking issue under 12.04

I am having problems with networking in the command line, specifically with the gem installer (I had similar issues yesterday but can't remember exactly what with). So, I am getting: pete@pete-...
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local development LAMP server: routing external requests through SOCKS proxy

I've got a (virtualized) local LAMP server on Xubuntu 12.04 that I am using for Drupal development. I'd like to learn how to use web 2.0 integration Drupal modules (eg. youtube, facebook, etc.) but I ...
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Tunneling & Bypass proxy

are there any software for ubuntu to tunneling/bypass proxy (HTTP/S, SOCK4/5). Like "Proxifier" on windows ?
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Proxy is locked with an account [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: apt-get does not work with proxy At my school is a proxy with accounts. I got it to go in the internet with firefox, but i don't have access with the update and the ...
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Proxy exceptions in 12.04 LTS [duplicate]

How do I setup proxy exceptions under Ubuntu 12.04? Already tried the proposed solutions for earlier Ubuntu versions and none seem to work. There is no Network Proxy Preferences in 12.04 AFAIK. ...
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Proxy configuration change

There used to be an option in proxy configuration that was: Use this proxy server for all protocols However, in 12.04, I can't find it. Is there anyway to reproduce its behavior in a handy way? I ...
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Ubuntu One Windows Client - Proxy settings

I want to use the windows client for Ubuntu One but I have problems while signing in. My internet connection uses a proxy server. Therfore the Ubuntu One client asked me for the login information. But ...
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ISA Proxy server

Have a proxy at work that runs Microsoft ISA. i used to be able to connect using 11.10 with firefox no problem at all. i could either put the settings in firefox or the settings in ubuntu network ...
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Image manipulation through a local proxy

I would like to run commands on images before they come to my browser. For example, I would like to compute the MD5 of the image, then decide whether I should pass it unmodified, pipe it through an ...
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Gwibber Twitter “Authorise” button does nothing when clicked

I've had this issue since 11.10, the authorise button literally does nothing when pressed in Gwibber so I can't add an account or anything. I am behind a proxy so I fear this may be an issue? I see ...
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Ubuntu Software Center 12.04 does not install software

I am new to Ubuntu, and I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a computer. I am using an automatic proxy server. When I select a software package to install and input my password, the progress icon ...
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Using two internet connections

Sometimes I work in place where I have free wifi, but it requires proxy - and it work only for http(s). In my work I need ssh sometimes. I bought a G4 card, but it has transfer limit so I would like ...
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Problem during installation

I use a Win7 home premium. I'm trying to install Ubuntu in the Wubi style. But it shows an error saying"couldn't recover the required log files" and when I check the text it shows an error proxy ...
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Is there any application like Proxyfire?

In Windows7 I using Proxyfire to pass through the internet filtering. Now I am using Ubuntu and I looked everywhere and read many posts but still cant find any easy app. Can anyone help me? By ...
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Dynamic Proxy with password

I need to setup a proxy on my localbox to redirect some requests to another network. I am doing it in the following way ssh -f -N -D 0.0.0.0:22022 some-external-host In this case every time i try ...
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Proxy setting under xfce within virtual machine

My Ubuntu is within a virtual machine. When I log in with a ubuntu session, the web browser works fine. But when I log in with a xfce session, the web browser does not work... I try to change proxy ...
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/etc/apt/apt.conf gets cleared every time I change proxy settings under settings->network->Network proxy

I use a proxy server settings at work but when i get home, my network connection uses no proxy settings. every time i get home and use the proxy settings under settings->networks->Network Proxy to ...
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How do we prevent users from changing the Proxy Setting?

Our school is running Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop. We have a server that filters/block websites via proxy. We need a way to prevent the student account(The account type is limited) from changing the proxy ...
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Can anyone recommend twitter client that support sock5 proxy?

I have already tried gwibber,twitux, destroy twitter,smuxi,gtwitter,choqok,qwit and hotot. only hotot could configured sock5 proxy but not all traffic over sock5 (I captured packets using wireshark ...
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Is there any utility like `Proxifier` for Ubuntu?

I'm looking for a program which acts as a proxy manager for Ubuntu just as Proxifier does for windows.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Microsoft proxy server not working with CNTLM and apt-get

I'm trying to connect an ISA proxy server with CNTLM. But syntax of ISA proxy looks different. I can't find a way to set proxy for apt. my CNTLM is listening on 127.0.0.1:41040, and /etc/apt/apt.conf ...
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Enable proxy settings at work, disable proxy settings at home?

At work, I have a proxy set on many files/applications. In /apt/apt/apt.conf I have Acquire::http::Proxy "http://myproxy.example.com:8888" set. In /etc/wgetrc I have: https_proxy = myproxy.example....
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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 ...