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

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Can I create an internet whitelist using only the packages availible on a clean Ubuntu install? (maybe /etc/hosts.allow?)

I want to not be able to go to any site unless it's on a whitelist, and I'd rather not use something like Privoxy, can I do that with Ubuntu? I'm thinking that perhaps I can use /etc/hosts, /etc/...
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How to set up custom routes with 3 NICs

This is my network topology: I want every data proxy incoming request to eth0 to reply via eth0 , as well eth1 will reply to the data coming into eth1 too... Active Route : Kernel IP routing ...
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Failed network lookup

I'm running Kubuntu 12.10. I am having three networking problems that I think might actually have a common cause, even though they are in apparently unrelated areas. I had them in 12.04 also: When ...
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Docker Transparent Squid Proxy

I am trying to run a squid3 transparent proxy in a docker image, on my laptop. Then on the same laptop I want to use the transparent proxy. The reason for the proxy is to abstract a corporate proxy ...
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How to find proxy settings used with MATE Terminal or via a web browser

I'm on a virtualized environment and it has no network manager, as the network settings are pre-defined. I would just like to see the network configuration, not modify it. MATE Terminal shows this ...
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Why shell and browser return diffrent ip address?

I set global WebProxy by UBUNTU setting->network->networkProxy and then i open http://whatismyipaddress.com/ and i get my proxy ip address but when i use this command: wget -qO- http://...
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How to fix very slow network access through proxy after upgrading to 12.04

I'm running a lab that sits behind a proxy server. We have been using Ubuntu 10.04.4, and getting reasonable internet transfer rates. I'd like to upgrade to 12.04, but when I test it, attempts to ...
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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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Prevent device from using static IP not assigned by dnsmasq's DHCP server

I am trying to mimic the functionality of ClearOS, a Red Hat based gateway/content filter. I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 desktop on a PC with two NICs. So I have installed dansguardian and squid and I also ...
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How to run topcoder arena applet using proxy in Ubuntu 12.10?

I was trying to run topcoder arena applet using proxy. I install latest JDK and iced-tea. When I try to run using: javaws ContestAppletProd.jnlp I'm getting: File cannot be launched because ...
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How can I make squid-deb-proxy work with proxy authentication?

I have squid-deb-proxy working fine without a problem without apt proxy authentication. However when I add a proxy file to /etc/apt/apt.conf.d and put in my proxy authentication inside this file. ...
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unable to use apt-get or cpan

I am using Ubunto 12.10. A few days back I needed to change my proxy for connecting to the internet at my institute. After that I can't access the internet through terminal like can't install CPAN lib ...
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Gnome Online Accounts through proxy

I am trying to set up my Google Account through Online Accounts, but all I get is the blank screen. I am behind an authenticated proxy server. I have set up the following Proxy environment ...
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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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lightdm launches upstart with a proxy configuration. Why?

My computer seems stuck with a bad case of an hardcoded proxy. I have already tried setting no proxy in the Ubuntu configuration utility and applying the change system-wide. Grepping /etc for the ...
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Squid proxy server giving the error 'The system returned: (110) Connection timed out'

I get the error "The system returned: (110) Connection timed out" from the browser when I try to browse through the squid proxy server....Any suggested solutions???
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Dropbox 'Waiting to be Linked to a Dropbox Account'

When I execute ~/.dropbox-dist/dropboxd after cd ~ && wget -O - "https://www.dropbox.com/download?plat=lnx.x86_64" | tar xzf -, Dropbox GUI loads, on the notification bar I configured the ...
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Configure proxy for Chrome on xubuntu for school

I need to configure a proxy for google chrome, because we use this for school. The proxy looks something like this: http://pol*************.edu.au/b***.p** It is easy in firefox, I just set it to ...
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APT-GET behind a proxy with DIGEST Authentication

I've edited apt.conf, applied "system wide configuration", edited /etc/enviroment, etc... but out of luck. My company is running a Squid proxy with DIGEST authentication, which I think APT doesn't ...
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Software center is not working with proxy

I edited the /etc/apt/apt.conf with Acquire::http::proxy "http://071.12106en068:password@10.1.1.19:80/"; Acquire::https::proxy "https://071.12106en068:password@10.1.1.19:80/"; same with ftp ...
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Can't add ppa behind proxy?

First I set up /etc/apt/apt.conf to use my proxy and now I can update with sudo apt-get update. Now I want to add some ppas but can't. I try to add a PPA behind my proxy so I set up http_proxy and ...
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Two browsers, two internet connections, eth0 and wlan0

I would like to use both eth0 and wlan0 at the same time in different browsers.(say eth0 for Firefox and wlan0 for Chrome). Requests to eth0 should be governed by a proxy server and the wlan0 should ...
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MAAS maas-import-pxe-files

I'm experiencing this issue on a fresh maas install behind a proxy. sudo http_proxy=http://myname:mypass@192.45.0.2:3128 maas-import-pxe-files 2015-05-21 13:28:41,236 INFO Importing boot resources. ...
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MAAS on Ubuntu 14.04 comissioning scripts fail

I have 2 network one private network with private switch and another one connected to internet and a proxy I have 1 MAAS Server (Ubuntu 14.04) MAAS stable version 1.7 the 3 nodes fail in the same ...
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Different proxy servers to diferent networks

I'm looking to a alternative to configure a different proxy each time that I connect to a different network. By example: Network 1 (cable) - Servers - proxy 192.168.0.1:3128 Network 2 (wireless) - ...
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MAAS error failed [3/7] (00-maas-03-install-lldpd, 99-maas-01-wait-for-lldpd, 99-maas-02-capture-lldp)

The problem case: I have 2 network one private network with private switch and another one connected to internet and a proxy I have 1 MAAS Server (Ubuntu 14.0) MAAS stable version I want to add a ...
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apt-get fails behind squid proxy

I use proxy server to connect to internet. The server is a squid proxy, which blocked certain requests. Things not working: ping apt-get traceroute6 Things working: curl wget When I do 'apt-...
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Web filtering of HTTPS traffic in small network?

i am using Ubuntu 12.04 as a server in my office network with 2 nic's. I also installed Squid3 to filter web traffic. I got the success with the http protocol but was unable to block the https traffic....
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Auto proxy changer

I have a list of proxies and I want my computer running Ubuntu 15.04 every time check the list and find the very first available and automatically switches system proxy and of course if it removes ...
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Hash Sum mismatch while attempting latex package install

If I try to install latex using $ sudo apt-get install texlive-full it fails; reporting a fetch failure for each of texlive-base, texlive-bibtex-extra, texlive-latex-base-doc, texlive-latex-extra-...
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Add a repository from a proxy connection

Does a proxy connection prevent adding a repository to Ubuntu? I'm using my college WiFi which uses a network proxy. I'm trying to add repositories but all I get is: Cannot add PPA: 'ppa:xxxxx'. ...
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Trying to use ProxyPassMatch with a pool balancer statement on Ubuntu

I'm sure I just have syntax wrong here. I've spent a couple days on this, and I can't get it dialed in. The example below, or very close, is what I have had suggested to me, and is the closest that ...
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how to create a proxified hotspot?

I am using a proxy server xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:nnnn with an authentication. I want to create a wifi hotspot for my cellphone in which I don't need to manually configure the proxy settings.
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Squid Proxy Server not working using my private dns when in DMZ

I configured a squid proxy server using ntlm-active directory authentication which works fine when deployed in the LAN but when I move it to the DMZ, the authentication fails and hence clients are ...
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Determine nameserver to use behind a proxy

I have access to internet only behind a proxy. apt-get works fine but when I do ping google.com I get ping: unknown host google.com. This is not the case when I do ping without a proxy. How can I ...
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Create WPAD and PAC configuration files for branch proxy configurations

Below are the configuration of current proxy.pac file. function FindProxyForURL(url, host) { var resolved_ip = dnsResolve(host); if (isInNet(resolved_ip, "10.0.0.0", "255.0.0.0") || isInNet(...
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Apache proxy.conf file in Ubuntu

I want to make this configuration. Precisely, I want to do this: Enable Apache modules "proxy" and "proxy_http". The debian way: % a2enmod proxy % a2enmod proxy_http Add to the proxy ...
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Ubuntu Server Proxy Change

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 Server edition with a configured proxy that is working well. When I attempt to install a GUI front end of any sorts it seems to break my proxy which is then unable to resolve. ...
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Squid and Webmail SSL certificate problems

I have been raking my brain for the past couple of days on this one. Hope someone can point me in a direction to look at. Last week we updated our email system to Exchange 2010. All our users make ...
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Squid cross compile

I've been trying to cross compile the Squid 3.5.7 on ARM Cortex A8 (Linux). I downloaded it from http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v3/3.5/ I have arm-linux-gnueabi-gcc and arm-linux-gnueabi-g++. ...
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Ubuntu Server Network Authentication

I have a dual boot system. When I boot into Windows and I open Internet Explorer, I am asked for my user name and password credentials. Once I do that, I am granted access to the internet. When I ...
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unable to install ubuntu software due to proxy authentication error in 14.04

Unable to install vlc via command sudo apt_get install vlc it shows error 407 proxy authentication required
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NSFilter Service is not running, please go to Status : Services and start the service

I have properly installed NSFilter in PFsense and when trying to start it, a dialogue is coming saying that PFSense had been started but the status still remains inactive. Kindly Advice on this.
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Browser is ok but can't direct internet through a shadowsocks server

Ok it seems an easy thing but I just couldn't make it work after lots and lots of searching. I have Ubuntu 14.04. This is config.json file including configurations of my friend's server running ...
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ProxyError : DNS lookup failure

I use load balancer for loading my website from servers. when I send some requests in a sequence. I got this error : the proxy server received an invalid response, Reason: DNS look up failure for: ...
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Alternative Way of UltraSurf for Ubuntu

I used to use Ultrasurf for bypassing proxy. However, I can't find any way to pass through proxy on Ubuntu. There is some free proxy websites like http://hideme.be , basically, does same work, but it ...
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Squid server and ubuntu router

I have configured my ubuntu server to be a router and configured the squid proxy to block access to certain websites. The problem is while it does block those websites i cannot access any other ...
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System wide proxy settings in Ubuntu 14.04

In my university we have 2 proxy settings one for Internet access with facebook and the other one without facebook. Is there any way that we can configure two proxy settings and choose the proxy ...
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Cannot access internet via proxy after installing XDM

I recently installed Xtream Download Manager on Ubuntu 14.04. After that I am unable to access to internet via our university proxy server. But in /etc/environment, /etc/apt/apt.conf, and env my proxy ...
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Where can I obtain the best shh and proxy for ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Hello again I have a more personal question based on certain software and other items I can obtain See a friend of mine has given me a major reality check on some pointers I had not known to the ...