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

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Wget command error (Error parsing proxy URL http://localhost:4001 : Bad port number.)

I was trying to download and install a package using terminal(wget) that i get this error: Error parsing proxy URL http://localhost:4001 : Bad port number. I think it's because of bad ...
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Setting up Proxy vs VPN

I doubt that my ISP is eavesdropping while I am using Internet. So I want to get anonymous from them. Please provide me some information which is best to be anonymous, VPN or Proxy. Also I want them ...
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How do I set systemwide proxy servers in Xubuntu, Lubuntu or Ubuntu Studio?

I cannot find the settings anywhere do I have to set it through terminal through gconftools or is there some GUI present for it?
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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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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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Openstack installation fails to initialize Top-level container

We are trying to install Openstack per the single installer guide. Since the server is behind a proxy server, we are running the installer command with http proxy arguments: openstack-install ...
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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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Internet connection only through VPN after forced shut down

When on campus, I can only access the internet via the university's VPN. The connection is established by the Cisco Annyconnect Client (version 4.1). I also set the proxy in the browser. All according ...
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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") || ...
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Systemwide proxy settings in ubuntu

I wanted to use internet on my college proxy server which also requires authentication. I searched google for solutions and the best solution I found yet was this . I have modified the script in the ...
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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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Connect OpenVPN with a config file behind http/https proxy

I would like to connect to a VPN using OpenVPN from the terminal openvpn --config client.ovpn , but I have to connect behind a http/https proxy for accessing internet. So, how do I set it ? ...
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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 connect web blocking system with proxy server [closed]

I would like to create a new system that can block websites, but all my attempts have failed. Here is what I did: 1) i have installed LINUX SUSE 11 on my proxy 2) i have applied LAMP on my server ...
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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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How can I bypass governmental censorship of certain websites, for instance in Iran?

I live in Iran and as you know there's a blocking system here. The people here use VPNs to access websites. I did the same. But days ago VPNs (PPTP, L2TP,SSTP) ports was blocked too. The alternatives ...
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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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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 authentcation, which I think APT doesn't ...
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How to configure user-wide proxy in non-gnome Linux?

I'm using Xubuntu linux and want to configure user-wide proxy (non system wide in /etc/environment). I have heard about export http_proxy= variable, but how to apply it to XFCE session? And will it ...
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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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system proxy with an additional alternative proxy? (charles)

I want to know if theres any way that I can set up an system proxy (e.g. my normal proxy, for standart browsing) and an alternative Proxy wich is only activated when I want to use it (e.g Charles - ...
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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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What alternatives are there to Fiddler debugging proxy?

I'm looking for a good and famous web debugging proxy that can logs all HTTP(S) traffic. Like a fiddler for Windows. I found that it doesn't work on Ubuntu. So is there any one for Ubuntu?
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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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Port 22 is always open

I configured a new Ubuntu Installation and set up the firewall. All incoming was denied and all outgoing was denied as well(with exception for port 8080, as I am behind a proxy). I then tried an ...
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Install mod_proxy to get ProxyPass to work

I've been trying to follow these instructions, so that I could get the Citadel mail server to work alongside Apache, but I get an error when I try to restart Apache: Invalid command 'ProxyPass', ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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 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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How do I make the terminal use the wifi and not the LAN

I connected my laptop to a LAN cable and set up a proxy setting which was applied system wide. Now I connected to another wifi network but the terminal stil uses the IP and port no of the lan which is ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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how to know if a system use a proxy via command line [duplicate]

Is there any command line which shows if system use proxy or not and if yes with which information
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How do I get add-apt-repository to work through a proxy?

I'm trying to follow the "Installing Cross Toolchain on Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid) and 10.10 (Maverick) Hosts" instructions on wiki.linaro.org (on my Ubuntu 10.04 VM). The first step is: sudo ...