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

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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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Apt-get update failed with proxy

What's the most possible reasons for my case while I do a apt-get upgrade of apt-get install [package]. The setting of /etc/apt/apt.conf are as follow: Acquire::http::Proxy "http://169.254.91.100:...
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Storing of proxies according to the network being accessed [on hold]

Our smartphones have the ability to store proxy settings for a particular network so that these settings don't have to be changed every time we change the network, then why does Ubuntu desktop not ...
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How to make a SSH connection if my proxy server doesn't allow connections at port 22?

My college internet uses a proxy server to provide internet to the students with a firewall which only allows connections at port 443 and port 80 and blocks others. I want to know is there anyway I ...
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Why http://openbittorent.com/ can't be opened with firefox?

I have set global proxy with shadowsocks in my openwrt. Now almost every web page can be opened in my firefox. It is so strange that http://openbittorent.com/ can not be opened. It can be pinged in my ...
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Is it possible to specify a no-proxy parameter with conjure-up?

I try to deploy Openstack on LXD using conjure-up. I'm behind a proxy server and during the start of conjure-up I provide the switches for apt-proxy, apt-https-proxy, http-proxy and https-proxy. ...
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ubuntu 16.04 - not able to connect to eth0 / LAN

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my system using Wubi. The installation went well. But now I am not able to connect to the internet. We have a LAN which has a proxy server. I configured the system as I had ...
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WIFI poor signal HP 15-af165sa

02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11b/g/n [14e4:4365] (rev 01) Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device [103c:804a] Control: I/O- Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV-...
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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 check whether my proxy server allows ssh connection or not in Ubuntu?

My college uses a proxy server with firewall for providing internet. I am unable to make a ssh connection to my AWS instance through my college internet, though I can do so through my data modem. I ...
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ProxyChains - denied, Connection Refused

I recently've set up Proxy Chains on my PC: [/etc/proxychains.conf] dynamic_chain tcp_read_time_out 15000 tcp_connect_time_out 8000 [ProxyList] http 85.26.146.169 80 http 213.136.89.121 ...
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Redirect port 5000 OSRM a subdomain in Apache2

Little description: Redirect port 5000 to a subdomain Description: Well I have a program, "supervisor" It has a OSRM (open street routing map), It is running in port 5000, I want to redirect that ...
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How to setup OpenVPN in ubuntu 16.04 desktop over a Proxy server?

My college provides Internet through a proxy server, I need to login my username and password to access internet. I have seen installation methods of openVPN but they don't talk about how to ...
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Proxy problems after upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 / Apt 1.2

I used the cntlm proxy for authentication against a ntlm proxy server in the past. While this worked seamlessly in 14.04, now I get some Hash Sum mismatches when trying to sudo apt update. I also ...
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Nginx as Proxy in front of Apache or just switch to Nginx? [on hold]

Hope someone can offer some advice. Been reading up a lot about running Nginx as Proxy in front of Apache to speed up the way Apache serves requests. Been considering this but wondered if it's ...
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Ubuntu firewall is blocking metatrader from install

I want to install metatrader through wine but they say that there's a firewall so they keep asking for proxy server option. How i allow it to install?
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How to remove proxy set in the office when working at home?

I have proxy set in in my office laptop for work at office. I am trying to connect to wireless at home but it is not letting me do this. I tried steps in the link below without any succes. http://www....
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How to install snap packages behind web proxy on Ubuntu 16.04

I know how to configure APT to use a web proxy. But what about snap?
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apt uses proxy settings only after initial apt-get update without proxy

I installed a fresh version of Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 in a VMware environment. Then I set up proxy settings via gui, which adds environment variables and configures apt. Here are some infos about my ...
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Wifi SSID dependent PAC proxy configuration file

At work, the Wireless Network Name (ssid) is "WLAN-WORK". After connecting, it requires a specific proxy X.X.X.X to be used. In all other networks in the world, this proxy is not required, and ...
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Unable to get apache site running after rackspace upgrade

Apache2 server seems to be running but when I try to access my site I get a 503 and this is what the error logs show. [Fri Jun 03 17:33:59 2016] [error] proxy: BALANCER: (balancer://mysite). All ...
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Setting up proxy to ignore all local addresses [duplicate]

I am trying to bypass the proxy for all addresses that are local network addresses. Such as http://test/ and http://mymachine/ and http://hismachine/ Is there an easy way to do that?
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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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Proxy stopped working after setting static IP

I loaded 14.04 LTS from disc. Network Manager set to AUTO. Added proxy to apt.conf. Firefox and apt-get worked fine. Network Manager set to MANUAL. Switched to static IP. Added gateway, name servers,...
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How to convert a deb package to udeb

Following up on How to install squid-deb-proxy-client via preseed/early_command, I want to have a udeb of the squid-deb-proxy-client package. From reading the Debian wiki it seems it should be easy ...
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Apache Tomcat webapps have to use a proxy

I've installed Apache Tomcat and want to use a proxy for my webapps. Some apps request data from the internet, they don't have an own/internal possibility to use a proxy. I added the following lines ...
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export http_proxy: where does the proxy setting get stored?

Today by mistake I had entered the following command in terminal with incorrect information export http_proxy="http://usrname:passwrd@host:port" and then my internet connection was having trouble. ...
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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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SSH tunneling with relay and dynamic IPs

I am trying to achieve a vnc connection through ssh tunnel from a computer on a private network, and to another one on another private network, using a public server as relay. It can be graphically ...
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Disabling proxy problem

I've tried disabling the proxy using various command lines, it worked until I tried Maven clean install. Here's what is happening, $ mvn clean install[INFO] Scanning for projects... [INFO] ...
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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 ...
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Forward http requests to another server

I have several servers, but only one domain. we are behind a corporate firewall that I do not have access to, but I have a reverse proxy set up for one site. Is it possible to set up a forward for ...
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installing ansible on ubuntu

I'm following this document to install ansible: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-and-configure-ansible-on-ubuntu-14-04 I'm try to add ansible to my ubuntu repositories ...
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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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Terminal fails to connect to a proxy server

I am trying to connect to the proxy server of my university. I have successfully logged in to proxy via firefox but when trying to use ftp or wget I get the following error: Resolving proxy.xyz.ernet....
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System Wide Proxy Setup - Must Or Optional

I would like to understand few things about system wide proxy on ubuntu. When a system wide proxy is set from network settings, does all applications (regardless from user) use this proxy or can ...
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How to create loading page for apache reverse proxy!

I'm using one VPS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS , For Reverse Proxy I've active those modules proxy proxy_http proxy_ajp rewrite deflate headers proxy_balancer proxy_connect proxy_html xml2enc Domain Conf File ...
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How to configure Redsocks in Ubuntu?

I have a HTTP proxy connection in my college, I used Proxifier in windows to redirect all connections through my proxy ID ( username and password), How can I configure Redsocks to do the same?
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Cant add ppa on Ubuntu 15.10

Since I have installed Ubuntu 15.10 I can no longer add ppa to my repository list: @:~>sudo apt-add-repository ppa:git-core/ppa Cannot add PPA: 'ppa:~git-core/ubuntu/ppa'. ERROR: '~git-core' user ...
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Scripts for disabling and enabling proxys are not working [duplicate]

I have following scripts for enabling and disabling proxys, but looks like they are not working. Do you guys know what might the problem be? enableProxy.sh #!/bin/bash export http_proxy="http://...
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How to setup transparent ssh when there are multiple servers

My desktop is Ubuntu. There is a host class with name my_host_machine, which includes several servers like: my_host_machine_1, my_host_machine001,my_host_machine__123, etc. It's uncertain which server ...
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Internet speed slow in systems due to proxy server,how to make it fast,please help!

How to make the systems work with fast internet by using proxy server,as of now what happens is internet speed almost slow with this proxy server. Please help me to resolve slow speed issue on ...
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Not able to update netmask in ubuntu 16.04

I am trying to set netmask, as I am using Internet under a proxy connection. I am setting netmask to 255.255.255.0, then I save it. When I reopen it shows 26 as the netmask value.
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Reverse proxy to ESXi

I have an ESXi server working and I can manage my machines by accessing the esxi_ip/ui. In parallel, I have my Ubuntu Server working with my domain and a valid SSL certificate working. So, what I ...
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Error when i run an portable .EXE (pd-proxy) with wine

when i tried to run Pd-proxy then vpn for windows i ran this command on terminal in wine wine pd-proxy.exe not worked and wine pd-launcher.exe then i got following error massege err:module:...
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Ubuntu 15.10: Firefox can connect to internet on corporate network, but system services cannot

I am running Ubuntu 15.10. I can see that i am able to access internet through firefox when I allow 'Auto detect proxy settings for this network' but the system services, like apt-get, etc. are unable ...
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MAAS: Failed commissioning

Ubuntu 14.04.4 In an attempt to setup MAAS I am able to commission nodes where I can see a login prompt on the nodes. However the status on the MAAS server states "Failed commissioning". The login ...
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gsettings: no change after configuring settings

I have a system running Ubuntu 14.04.1. I would like to set the proxy settings globally via gsettings, but unfortunately I can't seem to change anything. I run the following command as root: ...
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iptables for setting up a transparent proxy

I have set up ubuntu server 14.04 on VirtualBox with two network interfaces. auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.1.5 netmask 255.255.255.0 gateway 192.168.1.1 dns-...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS How to force all http/https trafic to use proxy?

I'm just switched back to Ubuntu, from Windows. I had a program in windows (Fiddler) wich captured all outgoing traffic and could edit their header to use proxy. Are there any way to force all of my ...