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

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Proxy Blocking apt-get, Allowing wget/curl

I'm having an issue getting passed my corporate proxy server. I had an exception put in place to allow my IP address to pass through, but haven't been able to get apt-get to work. wget can get to ...
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Applying proxy button is not shown

In my system whenever I try to apply proxy I never see "Apply proxy system wide" button I have seen this problem on some other ubuntu systems too! What should I do? ? How do I apply proxy system ...
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Ubuntu as a proxy stop to comunicate to the other computers

First, I will try to describe the scenario: I have an Ubuntu Server 13 as a proxy to the Internet for many other network´s equipment. In this proxy there two network cards, one of them is binds ...
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DNSCrypt-proxy works, but with incorrect permissions

I have successfully installed and find myself in the middle of configuring dnscrypt-proxy for use on ubuntu 13.10 x64. However I am running into some issues with permissions in general. I have added ...
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Setting up Ubuntu for Netflix DNS

I've got a server in the U.S. running Ubuntu 12.04. I'm located in Denmark. Is it possible to setup my Ubuntu server as DNS server, so I can use Netflix with U.S. content? I've read it should be ...
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How to configure Ubuntu Server to use a proxy server

I have 2 instances (Proxy_Server & Web_User) hosted on EC2, both running Ubuntu Server 12.04. On one of the instances (Proxy_Server) I have Squid installed. I want to use Proxy_Server as a proxy ...
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my server unable to reach https port 443 urls behind proxy

I have set up a 12.04 LTS ubuntu headless server 64 bit. This is my network interfaces # The loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet loopback # The basic eth0 network interface auto eth0 ...
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Proxy settings for a single website

in KDE i can set manual proxies and in exception use particular site like youtube here shown in screenshot use that proxies only and all other sites load normally, my question is how can i do that in ...
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Re address installed mpich

I have an installed mpirun under /mirror/mpich2/bin shared directory. The mpich lybrary was installed in /mirror/mpich2/lib However it request for a library which are not in shared directory. Can I ...
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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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i can't access any webpage on my chromium browser using proxy connection

i am using a 32 bit operator but installed a 64 bit Ubuntu. i couldn't install chrome no matter what the way i tried(command in terminal,Ubuntu software center). so i installed a chromium via Ubuntu ...
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Server not found problem

I've encountered an problem, maybe trivial - when I try to load this page: http://home.thep.lu.se/~torbjorn/Pythia.html I recive classic 'Server not found' page. I'm using Mozilla Firefox on Ubuntu ...
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Can't connect to apt-get behind proxy

My coworker and I have struggled with this for a while through several reinstalls and here's where we are now. We put in our proxy info in the Ubuntu Server setup: http://user:pass@1.2.3.4:5678/ ...
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orignal network proxy settings

What are the original network proxy settings in Ubuntu 12.04? I changed my network proxy settings but now I can't download any software from Ubuntu Software Centre. An error occurs "failed to downlaod ...
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Proxy stopped working after 13.10 upgrade

i had a perfectly working site running with 13.04. After do-release-upgrade the tomcat server is running and answering calls. But I cannot get apache2 to proxy the requests anymore. It will not proxy ...
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Dual WAN in Ubuntu for 2 Different Proxy servers in One Ubuntu

I have Squid installed in Ubuntu. It had 1 LAN & 1 WAN and its working like charm. But on that ISP, some sites are blocked. So I got another Internet Link and it is WAN2 in Ubuntu. Now I want to ...
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How to watch videos in UK from somewhere else? [closed]

I want to stream the highlights of NFL but I need an UK/Irish IP-Address to watch the video. I have tried with proxies (I managed sometime ago to get the BBC iPlayer working) but they are very slow ...
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Help to configure Proxy server out of Linux laptop

I'm interesting in if it's possible to create a proxy server out of my old Linux laptop? I know - it is possible. I have two laptops. We are going to talk about one. I want to convert one of those ...
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Setting up a home server but don't know what to call what I'm doing to ask for help

So I have a decent home server that I'd Like to do a couple things with: Host a website ( I know how to do this so I'm not worried about this ) Create remote user storage - I'd like to make ...
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proxy setting and updating after that

I have correctly set up the proxy in my terminal and it's not showing any trouble but after that i try to update the system by the command "apt-get update" and it's showing 0% [Connecting to ...
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Ubuntuone in kubuntu is not using proxy

I am using kubuntu 13.10 64 bit. I have also installed the ubuntu one. I have installed ubuntuone-control-panel-qt, ububtuone-client-proxy. But ubuntuone is not respecting the kubuntu proxy setting. I ...
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No proxy setting in chromium browser

Hi am using chromium browser in ubuntu with proxy settings. could you please tell me how to set no proxy setting in chrome(just like as we do in firefox browser under advanced-network-setting-no ...
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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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gnutls_handshake() failed after using Tor Browser

After using Tor Browser, I can't use apt-get update and git pull. I downloaded Tor Browser source(I didn't install it) and opened it and used it. After using Tor browser I've noticed that I can't use ...
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Unresolved error with browsing a website : Error 404

I am running on Ubuntu 13.04 64amd. I cannot access the website which I built online through all my browsers. It redirect to the server and it says the Error 404. I asked from the server (Through ...
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How to access blocked website, e.g. Bluebox - Error 500?

When ever I try to access the shopping websites from blue-box. It says: "An unexpected condition was encountered while the server was attempting to fulfill the request. Error code: 500"...! How do ...
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Invalid VPN Secrets! No Server Certificate Verification Method Enabled

I'm trying to set up a vpn (from VyperVPN) with OpenVPN and keep getting an invalid VPN Secrets error. I've been searching for a solution for a day and a half mow to no avail so i though i would come ...
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Proxy on Ubuntu

The goal is to have Ubuntu machine act as a proxy for another machine on WAN. What is the simplest way to accomplish that? To explain in more detail: There are two machines on the same WAN, but one ...
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How to Remove Authenticated Proxy from Ubuntu 12.04

I used to access my internet from an authenticated proxy ethernet. Hence I had created a apt.conf file under etc/apt. But now I want to access my internet without the proxy(a proxy free internet) so I ...
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setup proxy wireless on ubuntu

My university's wi-fi requires a proxy to be setup, and this is a picture of the configuration done on windows ! So how to apply it on ubuntu?
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Apache Mod_Proxy Images Problem

I got Mod_Proxy working fine, but all the images and css files are broken. I tried setting up Proxy_HTML but I have no clue how to get it working. This is my apache file: <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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squid3 stop/waiting, is this a bug?

After I installed the squid using apt-get, the service was running, but then when I did make changes on the conf file, the service just hang squid3 stop/waiting I cannot start it.
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how to activate wireless driver in ubuntu server

Recently I installed an Ubuntu server but I am not able to connect to any of the wifi networks having WPA-PSK2 security. I have tried to configure proxy settings using /etc/bash.bashrc, ...
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How do I get add-apt-repository to work through a proxy? (i am using virtual machine)

Actually i am doing swift in my virtual machine.. when i am enter this command "How do I get add-apt-repository to work through a proxy?" i got these errors Traceback (most recent call last): ...
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Configure Squid proxy not to serve pages from a location

How do I configure Squid proxy to block HTTP responses from web server installed on another machine?
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install mysql proxy via ubuntu terminal

How do i install MySql Proxy via ubuntu terminal http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/mysql-proxy-install-binary.html
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connect to servers behind a proxy for FTP and ping

I connect to servers behind a proxy (127.0.0.1:3000) via connect proxy for ssh and scp connections. When I try to connect to FTP servers or ping any server, they do not work. How do I configure FTP to ...
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Problem logging in through a proxy

I am using Ubuntu two different ways, one is a Ubuntu 13.10 live-cd; the other, a normal 13.10 installation but with all security updates. In both cases using Firefox. The first can connect without ...
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RSSowl not working

I tried to use the latest version available of rssowl on Ubuntu 12.10. Everything seems fine, except it does not show the content and gives the error message of connection time out. I am behind a ...
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Your proxy requires authentication, but I don't use proxy

I previously used a proxy server and set it via Settings->Network->Network Proxy -> Manual. But no it's turned off, and yet opera sometimes shows me a pop saying "your proxy requires ...
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PPTPD can connect but websites do not work

So I have successfully created and setup a PPTPD server and I cannot access any websites, this does not seem to be a common problem because google has failed to find me an answer.
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web proxy setting config check

I am working on a new Ubuntu server which I have no clue about their previous settings at all. How can I check there is a Web proxy Server setting on server? I am using putty to ssh to server in ...
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What are the specific files that Ubuntu changes when you set the proxy in System Settings?

In Ubuntu, I can set the proxy in System Settings. Then it asks for my sudo password to edit certain files. What are these files? Where are they located? What lines are added or modified? I am ...
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Proxy authentication ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

i am newly installed the Ubuntu 13.04. then i am connected the network, through wired , wireless, and mobile broad band. after every time i can do the Firefox log on but i cant update software and i ...
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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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Is there a secure way to pass authentication parameters for proxy to applications?

I am behind a proxy server and need to specify authentication parameters to access the internet. For this, I have exported my username, password, host and port_no in my /home/$USER/.bashrc file and in ...
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apt-get not using http_proxy in ubuntu 13.10

I just updated from Ubuntu 12.04 to 13.10 In 12.04, I used to set up my http_proxy variable in .bashrc and then use apt-get as follows sudo -E apt-get update The -E option in sudo used to make the ...
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Autentication throught digest proxy

and sometimes I need to download files (and do other things) throught the command line, I have always declared the enviroment variable http_proxy (https_proxy or ftp_proxy too) in that way: export ...
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Proxy with terminal

I've set a global proxy from Applications -> Network so firefox has access. I've followed 'apt-get' does not work with Proxy so apt-get also works. But if I try other commands which require ...
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how to set proxy setting in ubuntu 13.10?

i am new for ubuntu OS(13.10).now i am in china.i cannot open youtube in ubntu... so i wanna to known that which proxy setting will allow to youtube and also let me know that how to set proxy in ...