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

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How to add online accounts behind transparent Squid proxy?

I am behind a transparent proxy (squid) and whenever I try to add an account e.g: facebook, google, etc., this is what appears. This does not happen when I connect to the net directly. Any ...
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Is there a way I can use Ubuntu as a proxy server, including me the chance to create temporary users and passwords?

I would like to ask... I´m working in the network maintenance of some high schools here in my city, and one of the principals asked me if there is a chance to create some free access points for the ...
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How to use TOR SOCKS proxy for apt-get?

I am running tor browser in my Ubuntu 14.04 and and after successful connection I used socks proxy which is 127:0.0.1:9150 in my browser and it worked fine. But when I put Acquire::socks::proxy ...
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installing synaptic package manager from outside the repos

I have been facing some problems in installing software with ubuntu software center, due to the fact that I have not been able to run no proxy for the whole system, I have tried all methods prescribed ...
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Tor not working?

Our university provides us with internet but almost all websites are blocked. Not even general news reading websites. I tried to use tor but it is not even getting started. All the proxy methods has ...
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Having some trouble authenticating via proxy in order to use apt-get successfully on a corporate network

Apologies if this is a basic question, I've recently taken ownership of our department's internal server so I'm having to deal with issues beyond my (very basic) knowledge. Context Our server is ...
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Use system wide proxy in ubuntu 14 lts 64 bit

I want to use a system wide proxy and did the following: Created a file apt.conf in etc/apt/ with Acquire::http::proxy "http://user:pass@proxy.pac:8012/"; (I had to set chmod to 777 to edit it) ...
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Proxy server security

I installed Squid, and in this server guide, there are some security configurations. Is there any risks when using a proxy server? What are Squid security threats?
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Proxy tunneling failed: Proxy Authentication RequiredUnable to establish SSL connection

wget https://raw.github.com/mseknibilel/OpenStack-Grizzly-Install-Guide/master/KeystoneScripts/keystone_basic.sh --2014-03-05 12:55:27-- ...
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SSL Reverse proxy

How would I go about setting up a SSL reverse proxy using apache as the ssl reverse proxy and lighttpd as the web server? I want everyone to be forced to connect with ssl, so any http connections get ...
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Can't get internet working in Ubuntu 12.04 guest virtual box

I cannot get internet working at my work place, may be because of proxy. At home internet works perfectly fine. Virtual Box is using NAT for network connection. I had also tried changing the ...
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nc: Proxy error: “HTTP/1.0 403 Forbidden”

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 x86_64. I am not able to ssh over proxy to remote host. When I issued: ssh -vl hackep6t 162.251.80.25 I got this output: OpenSSH_6.2p2 Ubuntu-6ubuntu0.1, OpenSSL ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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why some website(yahoo.com, alibaba.com, prothom-alo.com…) not loading in my ubuntu 12.04?

Even when I connect my internet showing this notification: Network service discovery disabled Your current network has a .local domain, which is not recommended and incompatible with the Avahi Network ...
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Problem in wifi connectivity- each time need to fill proxy

Each time, I have to fill in the network settings again and again on my Ubuntu 12.10 and also it is not showing the the "apply system wide " option
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Apache - proxy using vhosts

I've been trying for a few days now to get this running, but with no luck. I need to accomplish this using apache httpd: requests sent to subdomain blog.DOMAIN.TLD sent to port 80 on should return ...
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Unable to use Tor Settings in Ubuntu

I use a proxy to connect to internet, and it requires authentication too. I have downloaded the extracted tor bundle for linux. Vidalia starts and i can browse successfully within the Firefox already ...
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Using ubuntu hotspot and squid

I've installed a second wireless card on my laptop. Using the hotspot function on Ubuntu 13.04, I'm able to share the internet connection with my pupils (they have no login for the wireless network). ...
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Run Sickbeard behind NGINX

I've been at this for so long now, trying to get my sickbeard to run behind nginx and having no luck at all, excuse my noobness. Here's what I've tried. I have sickbeard installed in[b] ...
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Proxy settings not working in ubuntu12.04 but working fine with windows 7

Proxy authentication settings are set properly in the /etc/apt/apt.conf and even in the network settings. But the sudo apt-get update command gives an error "something wicked happend in resolving ...
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Force ubuntu to access internet through proxy

I've set up a squid forward proxy to cache all internet requests. I have a public ip and opened port 3128. Now I just need to set my ubuntu server to force all internet connections to pass through ...
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Perl: problem with locales

I'm trying to install CGIProxy on my Ubuntu server and according to the instructions I have to: Copy the file nph-proxy.cgi onto your Web server somewhere, but not at the top Web directory, or else ...
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Why doesn't System Settings remember my proxy settings?

I do this: Start "System Settings" "Network Settings" "Proxy" "Use proxy auto configuration URL" I paste my PAC URL into the new text field "Apply" I click anywhere ("Network Connections", ...
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Why is wi-fi not working with terminal downloading?

I usually use internet in my college where we have to use college proxies for downloading. As a result , I had updated my apt.conf file to include the information for the college proxies so that I ...
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How do I set proxy exception for specific application?

Is is possible to use proxy server for all the application except one (Jmeter). I searched internet and found that proxy exception can be added to host, not for application. Please help.
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change proxy username -ubuntuone on windows

ubuntuone asked for my proxy username during install, i used it for a while then the password had to be changed. now one is still using the old password. Tried to reinstall but the password dialog ...
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proxy chain application

Please recommend proxy chain application for Ubuntu like proxifier. Proxifier support proxies in HTTPS and SOCKS. I want an application like proxifier for UBUNTU.
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Can't get online accounts to work from behind proxy

At work I am behind a proxy and I can't access my online accounts. I have setup my proxy globally but still no luck connecting to any accounts.
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Can not access any host from shell while they are accessible from Firefox/Chrome

OS is under a proxy. I use cntlm. Company adds a root certificate to all certificates. I have a problem accessing any host from shell. For example: svn checkout ...
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git get ubuntu kernel source through http proxy

I try to run below command to get kernel source code in ubuntu 12.04. git clone git://kernel.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ubuntu-precise.git As my machine is in a private network, I need setup a http proxy ...
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How do i configure Deluge BitTorrent client?

I am unable to use Deluge torrent client in 12.04, i am confused about what setting should i use in preferences. It asks for various proxies - one for each of Peer, Seed, Tracker... I have used ...
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Proxy problem with Virtual Machines

Everything below relates to a Ubuntu Server 12.04 OS. So, I created a VM at work (which needed a proxy). I went and edited the /etc/environment file, and added in the proxy information. This worked ...
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Unable to use XChat

I have XChat installed, and when I start it, I get errors: Looking up irc.mintirc.net Looking up 172.16.1.10 Connecting to 172.16.1.10 (172.16.1.10) port 8080... HTTP/1.0 403 Forbidden Proxy ...
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which comes first, system proxy or VPN?

If I used a vpn and a system proxy, how would the internet be accessed? PC --> Proxy --> VPN --> Internet --or-- PC --> VPN --> Proxy --> Internet
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Installing any plugin inEclipse sticks on pending and doesn't install

I am facing a problem with installing plugins in Eclipse on Ubuntu 12.04. I am using the "Install New Software" feature under the help menu in Eclipse. No matter what update site I provide in the ...
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Apache Tomcat webapps have to use a proxy

I've installed Apache Tomcat and want to use a proxy for my webapps. Some apps request data from the internet, they don't have an own/internal possibility to use a proxy. I added the following lines ...
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System proxy configuration does not work

For some reaon I can't connect the internet via the school proxy. This only applies to apt-get, Firefox with automatic proxy detection works just fine. I already tried setting up the proxy in ...
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how to stop ubuntu from accessing internet via proxy?

I used to access internet with my laptop in campus, which require proxy. My internet at home do not require proxy -or rather I don't know any proxy setting since I always set browser setting to ...
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Trouble chaining proxies

I'm having trouble chaining proxies. I opened terminal, then run this: nano /etc/proxychains.conf I add the list like this [ProxyList] # add proxy here ... # meanwile # defaults set to "tor" ...
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Will my nginx reverse proxy cache work?

I have a website running Nginx and Apache Apache deals with PHP files, and Nginx the html static files We have now changed the site so there are no html static files, only PHP files and this has ...
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Accessing github on ubuntu through squid proxy

I am not able to clone a particular github branch ! It shows following error when I try to do so. Cloning into 'ws'... error: The requested URL returned error: 407 while ...
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not accessible local host 127.0.0.1 of squid proxy server in ubuntu

I have configure squid proxy server on ubuntu 11.10. it's working fine but when i accessed local host 127.0.0.1 in firefox browser it shows an error unable to connect & Firefox can't establish a ...
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Internet Proxy / Usage Monitoring Server

I have a Dell PowerEdge Server and I want to make it into a whole site (location) proxy server so if anyone in the building uses our internet connection, they will have to go through this proxy to get ...
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SQUID3 Blacklist

I configure squid like this, but the blacklist doesn't work. I look for something in the web, but nothing. #SQUID squid.conf http_port 8080 ...
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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 ...