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 make Charles proxy server accessible externally?

I'm trying to use http://www.charlesproxy.com/ to check what requests an iPhone app is sendins to a server. The concept is to set the proxy on the iPhone to Charles and start recording. The ...
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Seting-up dansguardian on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to setup Dansguardian for the first time and having some troubles with it. I followed the instructions from "Web content filtering made easy" as it was listed under Ubunutu's wiki page at ...
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installing rvm in 12.04 ubuntu which is on virtualbox

I have tried a lot of methods but cant get this done. I am trying to install rvm on 12.04 ubuntu. There has been many problems in past like this and I have referred as much as I can and still nothing ...
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Internet slow on Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP i7 Laptop. It is dual-boot setup along with Windows 8. Ubuntu ----installed on--> SSD 32Gb Windows 8 ----installed on--> HDD Problem: Internet works much ...
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How do I set up a local SOCKS proxy that tunnels traffic through SSH?

Assume I have access to an SSH server that supports tunneling, and I am on a PC that is running *ubuntu, how do I set up a local SOCKS proxy that tunnels the traffic through that SSH server before ...
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Set up Bandwidth Limiting Proxy?

I want to set up a proxy on an ubuntu box for my brother to torrent through and then be able to limit the bandwidth with the proxy. I have tried looking for how to do this, but to no avail.
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VirtualBox, Ubuntu clients, internal network proxy to supply internet

Probably this question was asked many times, but I seem to be unable to find proper solution. Here is my setup: Two virtual machines(Ubuntu 12.04) M1 and M2. M1 has 2 network adapters: eth0 set ...
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How to solve Critical errors in mysql proxy?

I have installed the mysql proxy in ubuntu.And when i give mysql-proxy command,I get the following errors (critical) admin-plugin.c:569: --admin-username needs to be set (critical) ...
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“Error:Unknown option -D” while Simple Query Interception

I am working on MySQL proxy using lua.So i am trying for simple query interception.Using this link,i have done the following. I created a file example.lua,with the following code function ...
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Fire fox can connect to WiFi but terminal can't for my college's Network settings

I'm quite new to Ubuntu so please be precise. In my college, I've specific Wi-Fi settings with username and password, as well as LAN settings with proxy server. In my Network Settings and in the ...
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How do I temporarily remove proxy settings?

I set my proxy settings using the following command export http_proxy=http://proxyusername:proxypassword@proxyaddress:proxyport When I do echo $http_proxy I get ...
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Turn ubuntu 14.4 to a reverse proxy

have 2 Vps with ubuntu Linux OS the first one is DDos Protected and the other one is not. and im running a game server in the non protected Vps and i want to use the Protected VPS as a DDOS shield for ...
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Web filtering, dhcp, proxies in a distro?

I want to ditch our Dave's web filtering because it blocks anything our dear Gov do not like, but I also want to protect my children from porn. I am thinking I can install a cut down Ubuntu distro on ...
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qBittorrent only after Reboot

I'm having a problem with qBittorrent. If the server is left running for a while (day or so), qBittorrent can not connect to peers until I reboot. When the server comes back up, everything works ...
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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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Ubuntu proxy setup with @ in username and password

I have an issue trying to setup my internet with Ubuntu. The problem is that I have an @ character in both my username and password and can't change them since it is my campus internet login details. ...
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Why Kerio is not working properly on Ubuntu

I have both Ubuntu and Windows on my system. Kerio works great with no problem on windows, but in Linux the story is different. Everytime I get connected to Internet (DSL connection) Kerio does not ...
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Can I use manual socks proxy for only specific sites?

I am using socks proxy with chrome. With dconf editor, I can add ignore-host so that browser connect this hosts without proxy. Now I want to do opposite of this. I mean I want to specify hosts so that ...
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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- ...
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Unable to add TLP

I am new to Ubuntu. I was trying to install TLP for better power management. But, somehow it's not getting added. Please help! Please check this LINK TO TERMINAL SCREEN-SHOT:MY terminal window NOTE: ...
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Sharing internet connection with tablet over a proxy-server

I have a proxy-server at home and set up my ubuntu accordingly. All works fine. My setup is that you can only gain internet access over that proxy. Now I have setup a raspberry pi with an edimax ...
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HAproxy failed to start

HAProxy is configured to use as load balancer for geoserver i followed the procedure explained in this http://geoserver.geo-solutions.it/edu/en/clustering/apache/haproxy.html page and i edited ...
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How to block the specific websites using proxy server?

I need to block the social networking sites like facebook, twitter, etc within my office network. I tried some proxy server and enabled settings in browser like giving IP and port number. It works but ...
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Cannot Add PPA Behind Proxy Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I am unable to add a repository via the command line on Ubuntu 14.04. Apt-get works perfectly fine, and I am able to update the system. I have configured my /etc/apt/apt.config file as follows: ...
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How to resolve the DNS locally when there is a proxy configured?

If I configure the proxy, under Settings -> Network -> Proxy, and then try to access "http://google.com", the name resolution (IP of google.com) will happen there, at the proxy server but... How can ...
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MAAS / nodes have limited internet access after install

I´ve installed a test environment for MAAS and JUJU. MAAS manages both DHCP and DNS. Following setup: maas01 - static IP juju01 - dhcp and dns from maas01 node01 - dhcp and dns from maas01 and pxe ...
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installing node.js in VM with proxy

I am running Windows on a network that has a corporate authenticating proxy (NTLM). I have setup CNTLM and verified that it works fine with Windows. I am using VirtualBox and have installed Ubuntu ...
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How To Open My WebPage Using External IP In My PC?

I am using UbuntuServer13.10 in my server and Windows7SP1 in my PC and both connected with a DSL modem (Dynamic External IP), So whenever I try to open my server page in my PC using internal IP of ...
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firefox ignoring proxy settings and connecting directly

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and it's been a couple of months that I have this problem. The problem is that firefox's proxy settings has no effect on it and despite what settings I set in ...
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apport-collect <bug_no> returning “No route to host”

I just filed a bug on launchpad, for which I have been asked to submit the output of: apport-collect 1296270 However, when I run this command, I get the following output: ERROR: connecting to ...
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Apt keeps trying to connect to a non-existent proxy

I have an apt proxy on my home network which is running squid-deb-proxy, all my Ubuntu machines are linked to it with a 02proxy file in their apt directorys. The problem is one of my Ubuntu machines ...
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Limit download speed if filesize 20mb

Is there a software like trickle lets say for example? That i can put as a proxy and lets say set it up so that if a filesize that i am downloading is over 20MB it will limit it to 2kb? I found ...
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How to make Ubuntu honor “ignore-hosts” proxy settings for IPv6?

I just typed under "dconf-editor", System → Proxy → ignore-hosts, the following content: ['localhost', '127.0.0.0/8', '::1', '192.168.0.1', '2000::/3', 'fc00::/8'] But, Google Chrome (and apt-get ...
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Unable to use proxy in terminal despite apt.conf file

I use a wired LAN at my college which uses proxy. As per this answer I edited my apt.conf file. My proxy details are as follows Username: mahe\ict.student Password: mumit@123 Proxy host: ...
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swift proxy server not running

We are making a private cloud using openstack manual install guide of essex version. We have reached the swift configuration part. For installing swift we need 5 components ,proxy server being the ...
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Cannot unset http_proxy

I have Xubuntu and I can't unset the http_proxy variable. And I want to unset it because i can't downloading now. I try to do unset http_proxy or export http_proxy=
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juju http-proxy and no_proxy settings

I'm setting up an environment with juju and maas. The maas environment has no direct internet connection, a proxy must be used. I have configured the juju environment's proxy using juju set-env ...
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How does Polipo/tor become globally used?

I installed and configured polipo/tor a while back and one of the things that regularly surprises me is this: Boot up and Firefox, which is configured to use the polipo SOCKS proxy, always goes ...
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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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N2N-Edge VPN and CentOS server

I have one big appeal. I'm newguide in configuring iptables etc... I have at home FreePBX server (on CentOS 6.5) where is installed n2n VPN as service I will name it [S] (adress on home LAN ...
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sudo apt-get update/ failed to update [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 saucy salamander. When I try sudo apt-get update and I get the response Err http://extras.ubuntu.com saucy InRelease Err http://archive.canonical.com saucy ...
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High availability distributed Proxy server

I am trying to setup a distributed high availability proxy. Each proxy server should be located at different regions. DHCP Server can be used to inform the client machines to use proxy server which is ...
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Run Tor as Client Only

I'm running tor with the following command: tor --ClientOnly 1 --RunAsDaemon 1 --CookieAuthentication 0 --ControlPort 8119 --PidFile tor1.pid --SocksPort 9051 --DataDirectory data/tor/tor1 This ...
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How to add a proxy settings to gem

Does Ubuntu have default proxy settings? I ask this question because every time I try to install rails through gem install rails I get connection timed out error! This error occurs even I try from ...
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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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Running a command in a new terminal instance in a bash script

I have a bash script where I configure my proxy settings automatically. I have created some aliases in the .bash_aliases file. Now there is one command where I ssh into my remote server and do some ...
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Problem downloading “not free” programs from Ubuntu Software Center [duplicate]

I bought "Quick 'n Easy Web Builder" in Ubuntu Software Center on 15 march, 2013 and it worked OK after unlocking it with my license key. Now I have replaced my computer (with Ubuntu 12.04LTS) but I ...
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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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apt-get doesn't work behind a proxy

My company uses an HTTP proxy and our various Ubuntu 12.04 servers therefore need to be configured properly, namely by setting \etc\apt\apt.conf.d\80proxy to: Acquire::http::Proxy ...
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How can I open and close an SSH tunnel along with Firefox?

I have a proxy server which I connect to like so ssh -L 2001:localhost:8888 -N myserver.com -p 443 I then open up Firefox firefox -p "SSHProxy" (It starts Firefox configured to use port 2001). ...