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 have a server the makes a clients update and download software offline?

I guess I have to make a proxy server to be able the clients update and download offline. But how? Any ideas.
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“@” in the password breaks exporting proxy variable [duplicate]

I have at the rate in the password (@) that I use to authenticate and use internet in my college. But to set proxy settings from the terminal we have to separate password and proxy host with @. Ubuntu ...
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Netflix on Ubuntu from France

I am a recent Ubuntu (12.04) user from France, and I'm trying to find a way to use my Linux laptop as my main PC. I stepped upon Erich Hoover's wonderful program "Netflix Desktop" on this webpage ...
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Squid proxy pam_auth password expired in 60 days not taking ldap password policy

My openldap server Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS with kernel verion 2.6.32-46-server my New proxy server 12.04.2 Lts with kernel 3.2.0-51-generic Ldap server having a policy for password expired in 90 days I ...
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Server to cache HTTP data

I'm looking for software for ubuntu where I can place my ubuntu server on my network in such a way that at the very least all HTTP traffic is filtered through the ubuntu server. This way, I can make ...
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Proxy Authentication in ubuntu 13.04 with password not shown as text

I have ubuntu 13.04 on my system and my internet connection is under my college's proxy authentication. I have set up proxy settings by modifying the /etc/apt/apt.conf file but it's unsecure as anyone ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 does not let updates or downloads from Firefox

Just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Internet works fine, I get erros such as the ones posted here Why after fresh Ubuntu 12.04 installation update aren't being installed? However, changing the ...
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Squid proxy with ncsa_auth

I'm trying to setup a squid proxy with ncsa_auth but I cant find ncsa_auth on my system I installed squid with apt-get install squid As i understand it it should be installed with squid, anyone know ...
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Can only access the internet through proxy

I have installed network-manager-openvpn before. At that time, everything is correct. However, suddenly I cannot connect to the internet directly today. I am still able to open the web pages through ...
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Help me to configure Redsocks in order to using a https proxy?

It's long time I'm looking a good alternative for Proxifier. It's some months I'm using Proxychains , but still yet I have problem in opening https websites. I found Redsocks as another alternative. ...
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Wired network not working in ubuntu 12.04, even though it is being shown connected?

I want to use wired network behind a college proxy. I have setup the respective proxy settings, but the wired network is not accessible even though it is showing connected. I am able to access ...
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iRedMail Mail Prox. For Ubuntu 13.04?

iRedMail version: 0.2.2 Store mail accounts in which backend (LDAP/MySQL/PGSQL): MySQl Linux/BSD distribution name and version: Ubuntu 13.04 - Related log if you're reporting an issue: Hi, I just ...
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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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connecting through a proxy, ssh Could not resolve hostname

I need to connect with a server of my company. I'm behind a proxy, and my browser have the proxy configured. From my browser, I can reach this server. But with ssh I cannot contact with this server, ...
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How do I get add-apt-repository to work through a proxy passwd protected network? [duplicate]

I am trying to install ubuntu SDK but when I enter this command: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-sdk-team/ppa && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install ubuntu-sdk I got an ...
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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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Juju deployed apache+gunicorn+django app over SSL, openid fails with No Mode

Blog post Just FYI I wrote up a blog post explaining everything I did to get up and going: http://www.astokes.org/post/2013-07-14-juju-gunicorn-apache-django I have these services deployed and ...
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Unable to install a CGI script on Ubuntu

I'm trying to install CGIProxy on Ubuntu. http://www.jmarshall.com/tools/cgiproxy/install.html#install Basically it's a single "nph-proxy.cgi" file which I placed in my /var/www folder. I used ...
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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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Problem with installing dropbox

I am trying to install "Dropbox" on my laptop and it keeps throwing the following error at me all the time. laptop@laptop:~$ dropbox start -i Starting Dropbox... Dropbox is the easiest way to share ...
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How to have cntlm configuration per user?

This tutorial http://zipizap.wordpress.com/tag/cntlm/ suggests configuring cntlm using the file etc/cntlm.conf. It works great, but it means that all users logged to the machine will be using the same ...
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Squid3 ncsa basic auth always fails

I'm trying to make Squid3 to use basic authentication. But while i'm providing correct username/password authentication fails! my ACL and http_access in squid.conf is: acl manager proto ...
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How can I use a proxy for a specific ppa?

I just want to use a proxy for 1 or 2 specific ppas, not all ppas. How can I do this? I've tried to put: Acquire {http::proxy “http://user:pass@yourProxyAddress:port”} in apt.conf, but that ...
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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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HOWTO: run Tor and Vidalia on Ubuntu easily, browse and IM anonymously

You may have noticed that the Tor package in the repos doesn't work well with the Vidalia pakcage in the same repos. Funny, huh? So I did a little bit of research to find out how to easily run Tor on ...
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Freegate in ubuntu

It's possible to use Freegate (for surfing the web anonymously)in Ubuntu 13.04? Is it possible to use Wine for this purpose? Would it work really?
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no internet for terminal- connect through a proxy

I'm using newly installed 13.04 on my lap. I've connected to wifi connection in our university and configured the proxy settings in network settings. I can access web and even software updater work ...
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re-installing Squid proxy

I have installed squid proxy in my Ubuntu system. Something went wrong in the configuration file. So i need to re-install squid. What is the command to remove squid ? What is the command to install ...
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apt-get 403 Forbidden

I've start a new job today and I am trying to set up my machine to run through their Windows server. I've managed to get a internet connection through the server now but now I can't run apt-get ...
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Repository fetch failure

These are the errors I get: (as you can see, I connect to the internet from the education department proxy) W:Failed to fetch http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/quantal/Release.gpg Something ...
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I can't use HTTP Proxy in the shell

I am a Linux Ubuntu user and I have some problem setting the proxy on my entire system. I go into the network settings of my Gnome and then I go to the Network Proxy settings mask and then I put my ...
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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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squid-deb-proxy failing to cache packages

On an Ubuntu 12.04 server, with squid-deb-proxy installed, client machines on the network will properly contact the server when installing packages, but squid never caches packages. From ...
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proxychains LD_PRELOAD cannot be preloaded

Using proxychains to do apt-get update in ubuntu 12.04.2 sudo proxychains apt-get update gives following error ERROR: ld.so: object 'libproxychains.so.3' from LD_PRELOAD cannot be preloaded: ...
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unable to enter proxy authentication details in synaptic Ubuntu 13.04

Hi I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04, I work behind a proxy and it has all sorts of complications, authentication, special character in the password. So I used to enter the proxy settings in the ...
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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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Alternatives for Burp Suite in Linux

As I understand, Burp Suite helps in creating proxy listeners on local address and thus intercept the communication between the browser and the internet. Is there any similar software in ubuntu.
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problem with installing Tor on ubuntu 12.04

I tried to install tor in terminal by: sudo apt-get install tor and this is the output: > Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done tor is ...
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How to set proxy settings in ubuntu software center?

I have been using windows 7 and to update windows i configured netsh winhttp settings by using command: netsh winhttp set proxy 10.0.0.21:3128. That worked for windows update and many other softwares. ...
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Authentication required for every 1 hour for Internet but NO proxy. How do I get out from this problem?

OS: Ubuntu 12.04 and/or above My system connected to University campus Internet which has no proxy. But needs authentication (username and password) for every 1 hour. If the web-browser is running ...
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v12.10 can't apt-get update

I know there are lots of questions posed about this, but after troubleshooting for several hours, I'm not sure what to do anymore... I first installed Ubuntu 12.10 and had no internet access at all. ...
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Where are proxy settings stored in Ubuntu 12.10? [duplicate]

I was searching hard through all the forums, but could not find an answer on my question. I'm writing a desktop application and I want to auto-detect proxy settings on recent Ubuntu. There are many ...
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Proxychains configuration

I have downloaded proxychains and configured it to run with tor. I want a chain of 3 or more proxies. 3 will be enough. The problem is finding proxies that are up and running i just keep getting ...
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Why does wget fail with “503 Service Unavailable” Error?

I've upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04. Now for some files wget keeps on failing with a 503 Service Unavailable Error: $ wget ...
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How can I replicate putty's capabilities in gnome-terminal?

I connect to my workplace via citrix. Now to connect to servers, I currently use putty. This is because in putty, I can use the proxy settings options to add connect via HTTP proxy which is set to ...