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

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http_proxy is set but where?

For some reason I have the proxy set: $ echo $http_proxy http://123.456.11.11:80/ But I can't find where it is, ~/.bashrc, ~/.profile and /etc/bashrc don't contain it. And in System->Setting it's ...
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407 Proxy Authentication Required when trying to install a package but there's no proxy

Following these instructions http://docs.mongodb.org/master/tutorial/install-mongodb-on-ubuntu/ of how to install mongodb, I got an error: $ sudo apt-get install mongodb-org [sudo] password for alex:...
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stubborn proxy doesn't work

If /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/95proxies is configured properly, and your proxy is pingable, what do I do if apt still doesn't work with the proxy?
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How to get every web request go though a secured Proxy?

I am connecting to Internet though a Secured Proxy Server (using a Proxy Authentication). I already set the proxy system wide, added the authentication Username and password in apt.conf file. All I ...
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How to send all traffics from wlan0 Access Point through a proxy (specifically Tor)?

I created an access point from my wireless network card (wlan0) using this answer. My Android device is connected to internet through this access point called mylaptopAP. My laptop is connected to ...
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Kubuntu: Change proxy settings from console

I want to change proxy in whole system. I am using Kubuntu 14.04 64bit. I know that should change proxy variables like http_proxy="http://proxy.xxx.xx:80XX/" etc. But it will not change proxy in KDE ...
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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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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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PFsense not working. Squidguard stopped

Hi I had tried to test the PFsense in VM VirtualBox. Let me explain the setup as follows: 1: PFsense installed VirtualBox (Server) em0 - 172.1.1.93 [WAN] vtnet0 - 10.10.10.1 ...
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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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How to set global proxy in ubuntu from configuration URL?

I am on a network which uses Automatic Proxy with authentication. I have been provided a configuration URL, configuring that in web browser I am able to surf web. How do I configure this type of ...
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“ping: unknown host www.google.com”

My college uses a proxy server say 172.21.0.11,port:3128 and when I try to ping www.google.com in terminal I'm getting an error as ping: unknown host www.google.com Without setting proxy we can only ...
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Ubuntu is using a proxy although it's disabled in the settings

I have a problem with the proxy settings in Xubuntu 14.04 32-bit. Sometimes I need a proxy so I apply it to "/etc/profile", "/etc/environment" and "/etc/apt/apt.conf". If I don't need the proxy I ...
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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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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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Proxy Server on Kubuntu 15.04 not working. Need help. :[

I recently installed Kubuntu 15.04. I can connect normally through LAN and wifi that requires no proxy. The problem is that the wifi in our college requires proxy with authentication. I have already ...
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using unbound with dnscrypt-proxy

My operating system is Ubuntu14.04 , I'm trying to use dnscrypt-proxy along with unbound,using unbound listening to port 53, forwarding name-resolve request to port 40, which is being listened by ...
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Ubuntu Phone alternative browsers? VPN? Mysql client? Exchange client? [closed]

Got the Meizu MX4 with Ubuntu. But is there no alternative browser? I'd like to install other browser(s) with possible proxy configuration settings? The app store doesn't offer anything else? How ...
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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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How to config proxy in Ubuntu on VirtualBox

All: I am new to virtualbox. I install virtualbox on a WIndow7x64 box(IP: 45.37.2.38, Mask: 255.255.255.0 Gateway:45.37.2.1) which is behind office's proxy, inside virtualbox, I install Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Root CA certs - exporting from Windows, importing into Ubuntu

I'm behind a corporate proxy, and we have Windows PCs with root ca certs pre-installed so SSL works with the proxy. Within my PC, I'm spinning up Linux VMs for testing, and so I have a need to get ...
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Starting Dropbox behind a proxy server

There are a few posts here that claim to solve the problem I am having but they do unfortunately not work. I have managed to install dropbox through the proxy server using the command sudo ...
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What is freezing my remote terminal session to my ubuntu 14.04 server when i enable socks tunneling in my browser?

I want to clarify a bit before proceeding further. I am new to Ubuntu and am using a remote server - with Ubuntu 14.04 installed on it (headless). I use putty (Windows laptop) to connect to it - ssh ...
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Virtual Network Interface

Recently I configured my Ubuntu in enterprise where it is used Windows machines as usual. Problem is that proxy settings are obtained through domain settings. And this is not relevant to my Linux ...
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proxy authentication error in using app-ppa-repository after exporting proxy settings in ubuntu 15.04

i am trying to add repositories through the terminal after exporting proxy settings. export http_proxy="http://username:password@proxy":"port" export https_proxy="https://username:password@...
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Ubuntu Charles Proxy Mobile Devices IOS/Android

Are there any more configurations needed to be set for Charles Proxy to work on Ubuntu with mobile devices to capture the traffic? I have installed Charles Proxy on Ubuntu and launched it with sudo ...
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Error 404 not found when using 'sudo apt-get update'

I'm new to Ubuntu. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.02 LTS inside of VMware. Since I'm behind a network firewall, I've edited the apt.conf file so apt-get will work behind a proxy server, and that's fine. But, ...
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Juju fails to download charm with proxy

I've succesfully deployed juju-gui with : juju deploy --to 0 juju-gui and I add-machine as well juju statustibo@maas:~$ juju status environment: maas machines: "0": agent-state: started ...
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Proxy VPN settings in Network Manager: for remote or local?

So I am at some place with a normal (direct) internet connection and want to go through a remote network (my work) where I need a proxy to access the internet. Thus, I need to configure also a proxy ...
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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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How can I install the latest version of Tor?

I can't run tor from Iran with obfs3 but when I download the latest version of Tor Browser from https://www.torproject.org/dist/torbrowser/4.5.1/tor-browser-linux64-4.5.1_en-US.tar.xz, it worked ...
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How to resolve 307 proxy redirect in Ubuntu 13.10?

Whenever I use apt-get update, it results in an error Err http://archive.canonical.com saucy/partner Sources 307 Proxy Redirect [IP: 91.189.92.191 80] : : W: Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu....
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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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Backend changes via Network Proxy GUI

I know the manual proxy can be setup using the network options in Ubuntu 14.04 and it works fine as posted in the link. What configuration files/environment variables change after saving setting via ...
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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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How to configure /etc/maas/maas-proxy.conf?

is there someone who could help me to set properly MAAS to use a proxy ? there is a proxy in between MAAS and the internet, How to point MAAS to a different proxy and tell maas-proxy to use an ...
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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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Ubuntu in VMware Player Cannot Access Internet for Updates

I am using VMware Player version 6 to host Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 LTS on my MS Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit. My internet connection is through squid proxy with password authentication. Since Ubuntu ...
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Trying to set squid proxy password on ec2 instance

I'm trying to set up basic auth on squid proxy on an ubuntu 14.4 EC2 instance. I'm following http://soad1982.blogspot.com/2013/05/squid-proxy-on-aws.html. Following the article I tried to set a ...
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export SOCKS_SERVER not working

I try $ export socks_proxy=127.0.0.1:9150 and $ wget http://icanhazip.com/ but still show previous IP (icanhazip.com show IP). Tor working correctly on Firefox.
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Redirect traffic flowing into SSH server to privoxy, then to TOR

I own a Ubuntu VPS that I am using for SSH tunneling. I want the traffic to be redirected to TOR network. Some research showed that I can do it by using Privoxy, that will accept traffic from SSH ...
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Update Ubuntu 14.04 to 15.04

Currently I have Ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop and now I want to update it to 15.04. I have Windows 8 and Kali Linux along with my Ubuntu. How should I update my Ubuntu to 15.04 without losing my other ...
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Proxychain with static IP untill tor reload

I recently installed tor privoxy and proxychains on my 14.04lts works ok as intended. There is no acctualy problem with functioning, I have problem with setup. As I always used it with config ...
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HTTP Proxy Using Squid on Ubuntu 12.04 and anonymizing the traffic

I read this great step-by-step. I would like to use this and anonymize the traffic too. Basically I want to create an HTTP Proxy Using Squid on Ubuntu 12.04 and anonymizing the traffic. The proxy ...
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Viber on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS using Proxy-connection

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS as Operating System. I have installed Viber successfully. But there is Problem, because i am using Proxy to connect to the Internet. So Viber can not connect to the ...
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configuring haproxy for SMTP traffic

I am trying to get SMTP (and IMAP, POP, IMAPS, etc..) to run over my haproxy server but i can't seem to actually get traffic to be allowed through. Anytime i telnet to my ip on port 25 i get: (same ...
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apt-get works via proxy, but nothing else does

This pertains to Ubuntu 14.04 behind a proxy server that requires authentication. I've managed to get apt-get working via proxy. My /etc/apt/apt.conf looks like this: Acquire::http::proxy "http://...
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Network proxy settings BQ Aquaris E4.5

I am the proud owner of a brand new Ubuntu phone and come across a basic problem right away. How can I configure network proxy settings? I have poked around in the network settings, but have not found ...
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Unable to run apt-get with proxy even after setting the environment variables

I was trying to configure proxy in my lubuntu 14.04. Since I wanted to use the username and password for my proxy authentication, I opted ntlm and installed it. Now I can use my proxy link as 127.0.0....