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

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squid-deb-proxy setup, it's just not working for me

Background I'm planning on doing a lot of R&D on different ubuntu services and decided that I want to run most of it through KVM. But because I want to create a few different servers and try ...
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Apache as Forward/Backwards Proxy with HTTPS

I've been researching how to do this for the past couple days and am still having no luck! My set up is pretty straight forward 2ndWEBSERVER <-> 1stWEBSERVER <-> INTERNET So Basically I am ...
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Proxy Error With Browsers

I am having a myriad of errors with my proxy settings. I am running 14.04 and can't quite figure things out. Here are the symptoms When Network Proxy is set to "automatic." Unable to connect to any ...
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Using Aptik behind a proxy

I am using Aptik behind a http proxy. Proxy is configured in the environment variables. Everything works except aptik which shows error "No active internet connection found."
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How to set up i2p proxy on Transmission BitTorrent client?

I am currently using Ubuntu 15.10, if that is of any use.
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Bind the ip adresses with the hosts using socat command

I have squid proxy installed in my server, and I want to bind the ip adresses with the hosts I want to connect to them. How can I do it with socat command? Example : prox_IP : 1.1.1.1 proxy_port : ...
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local (private) mirror: is there a way to keep the original `sources.list`?

I have an own private mirror in a closed-off network. I mirror from several sources and therefore have to adapt all the sources.list files on the clients in that network. Every entry in the original ...
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Obfuscating a proxy

I've been using a server as a proxy, channeling my connection with SOCKS and/or sshuttle. Unfortunately, SSH to my server was recently blocked, PPTP is unreliable, usually failing to connect and ...
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Unable to access institute website on institute lan

I'm unable to open my institute website (including the main website, library website, webmail login) on my institute LAN or WiFi connection on my laptop. I'm, however, able to open every other ...
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Squid isn't blocking files by extension

The squid server actually blocks the url's that end in one of my denied file extensions e.g"png", BUT when I try to download the "preview" image that google shows(the same png image), the download is ...
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Configuring squid to forward all requests

I am behind a corporate proxy when I am at work and not when I am home. Therefore I am trying to set up squid to forwared requests to the proxy if it exist. This is my configuration, which is put ...
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Securely load website content using http on local and https outside

Is secure to load page on local server (i have apache and nginx,where nginx is proxying to apache under specific port) with http and for setup https for output ? Example: I have service running under ...
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How to unblock a website/download through Terminal in Ubuntu?

I was trying to install NS2 for my academic purpose. But in our Pondicherry University the repositories like http://archive.ubuntu.com are blocked through Proxy Server. When i want to install ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Removeproxy settings from terminal

Downloading any software with terminal it automatically connects to proxy.How to disable it.I tried to disable it,but nothing worked.
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Cannot write log file -Squid 3- Permission denied

I'm running Squid3 on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, When I type squid3 on terminal it shows WARNING: Cannot write log file: /var/log/squid3/cache.log /var/log/squid3/cache.log: Permission denied ...
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Ubuntu Server - Squid forwarding Proxy Https

I've installed latest squid3 on Ubuntu server 14.04, my goal is to forward the entire traffic come through squid into a 3rd side proxy. Client -> Squid proxy -> External Proxy i managed to do it ...
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Cannot connect through socks proxy via privoxy

I've set up privoxy proxy on port 8118, which works fine in case of HTTP or HTTPS connections. However, I'm not able to connect in case of socket connections: For example, I've a jnlp file (...
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cannot access the internet via proxy or vpn

If I knew the correct terminology, this might be solveable. I am running 14.04.3 CLI server. I can connect from other machines, work in a command line mode. Apt-get will go out and get what it ...
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Ubuntu server 15.10

we have installed ubuntu 15.10 and trying to update gui tool and trying to update apt-get .Being its running vmware its not accepting the proxy IP for internet access. how to assign proxy setting to ...
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Question involving a unique scenario involving: Dual Tethering, Bride Networking, Android/ADB, and HTTP Based Proxies

This is a quite unique scenario that I am currently in. On wednesday I moved and am currently looking for an internet provider. At the current time I'm using usb tethering on my Android Phone through ...
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Need assistance with configuring ftp-proxy

I have internal ftp services running on a Synology NAS box. I now have to present the ftp as an external web facing ftp. I have a running Ubuntu 14.04 server currently handling my HTTPS proxy ...
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Proxy and static IP switching

I use a proxy to access the Internet through 127.0.0.1:8080. That is not the problem, the problem is am into joomla CMS and i need to have a static IP address for it to work, i have a single system ...
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dnscrypt-proxy Suddenly Stopped Working after Last Friday Updates on Trusty 14.04

I was using dnscrypt-proxy from my PPA https://launchpad.net/~anton+/+archive/ubuntu/dnscrypt since last January without any problem on my Ubuntu Trusty 14.04. However yesterday when I restarted my ...
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Ubuntu internal IP Proxy for security testing

I'm creating an public API, but it should only listen to certain IP's. Ofcourse localhost is one of them for development purposes, but I want to write unit / integration tests that should fail if the ...
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Using ubuntu server with nginx as proxy for personal mac osx

How can i just channelize the traffic through the vps while im on mac osx? Nothing fancy, just want it to route my traffic through itself. Don't want any online proxy page or stuff for public.
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How to set up ad-hoc clients to use local proxy

I have a proxy running on port 8008. It outputs just "hello world". And I used this page: proxy settings To use it. So now whenever anything is typed to browser - I get "Hello World" (which is ...
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my command line doesn't use kerio control settings ubuntu server 14.04

I have kerio account and I installed kerio control vpn client on my ubuntu server 14. I have my username/pass and it works on my personal computer. The kerio vpn client (kvc) running without any ...
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Rss feed through socks5 server

I have a problem with my Dante socks5 server. I have set-up it for my utorrent traffic. The problem is that I cant get the RSS feed through the proxy. What do I need to do to get it through? ...
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Installing Foreman Fails

For some reason I can't setup Foreman, after being so simple it keeps failing. It happens after I run the $ foreman-installer Everything looks great and then these two errors show up: Execution ...
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SSL Reverse Proxy Internal SSL Sites

If this is stupid, please tell me. I already use SSL for my reverse proxied sites running on Ubuntu Server 14 LTS. I want to use SSL on those internal websites, but still have them reverse proxied ...
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Dante Server Password Authentication Failing

I installed Dante following this Guide: https://tech.tiq.cc/2012/06/how-to-set-up-danted-dante-server-socks-proxy-on-linuxdebian-with-authentication/ Therefore my setup looks like this: ...
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ProxyPass configuration

I am experiencing a confusing issue with my /etc/apache2/sites-available/000-default.conf file. I have enabled proxies (via the "a2enmod proxy_http" command) and the local site resolves properly, but ...
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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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I can’t set proxy of google chrome in ubuntu with Xfce

I use the latest ubuntu trusty and install Xfce desktop for it.It's doesn't work in Xfce when I set a proxy using the following method,but It works when I log out and login in unity and It‘s still ...