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unable to use apt-get or cpan

I am using Ubunto 12.10. A few days back I needed to change my proxy for connecting to the internet at my institute. After that I can't access the internet through terminal like can't install CPAN lib ...
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Block all non-squid traffic for PPTP users

I have squid running on a transparent proxy (port 3128) and VPN clients connecting + ip forwarding via PPTPD. I want to allow users to connect to port 80 (3128) but block all other TCP traffic. I am ...
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How to set up squid proxy to use 2 interfaces

I can reach internet by two ways: my PC --> home network --> internet my PC --> proxy laptop --> other wifi point --> internet Can anyone tell me how to configure proxy laptop to work as local ...
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Squid delay pools

I am trying to set my Squid 3.1 to make use of delay pools to stop people from hogging our internet connection. I have an proxy server running Ubuntu 12.04 with Squid 3.1. I have 450 PC's ...
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not accessible local host 127.0.0.1 of squid proxy server in ubuntu

I have configure squid proxy server on ubuntu 11.10. it's working fine but when i accessed local host 127.0.0.1 in firefox browser it shows an error unable to connect & Firefox can't establish a ...
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Squid: caching *.swf with variables

I'd recently upgraded my Ubuntu 11.10 x64 server to 12.04. In this process Squid was updated from 2.7 to 3.1. Squid 3.1 has many different options witch broke my setup. So I completely removed squid ...
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Problem with squid on EC2

I created an instance from the canonical AMI that have ubuntu server 12.04 64bit and install squid. The only changed to the /etc/squid3/squid.conf file was: acl localhost src 127.0.0.1/32 ::1 ...
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Why is there a squid user account?

I just noticed that there is a user account in my Ubuntu installation and I can not recall creating it myself. I understand that Squid is a proxy manager but I don't know why should there be a user ...
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What is the difference between good_sites and trusted_sites?

The squid.conf file contains two lists of allowable domains, but I don't fully understand the difference between the two lists, one is called good_sites and the other is called trusted sites, below is ...
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squid + iptables not working

I would like to make a proxy on my ubuntu VM for testing a PHP script that must use proxy. I installed Squid and made some things with iptables command. I wrote : sudo iptables -A OUTPUT -p tcp ...
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Cannot find squid3 service

The service for squid3 does not exist in /etc/init.d/. If I try to stop or start squid3, it does not work. I tried purging squid3 and installing again, but to no avail.
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How to configure Ubuntu Server to use a proxy server

I have 2 instances (Proxy_Server & Web_User) hosted on EC2, both running Ubuntu Server 12.04. On one of the instances (Proxy_Server) I have Squid installed. I want to use Proxy_Server as a proxy ...
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Squid proxy and firewall blocking HTTP requests

I have 3 virtual machines. One functions as a router. A HTTP server is installed on another machine. The third has to connect to the server via the router. I have installed a web proxy(Squid3) on the ...
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Squid with enable-ssl option doesn't work

I recompile squid package with enable-ssl options but it doesn't help me. I have got this error Ignoring https_port [::]:443 due to SSL initialization failure. In same time squid works well for ...
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Squid Forbidden erro

I am having the problem outlined in https://bugs.launchpad.net/maas/+bug/1297008?comments=all I am running my own ISC DHCP Server on 10.0.0.1 and restored original squid3 settings, which is ...
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MAAS Connection Refused 8000

from the new node I am trying to add - I get the following error Could not connect to <>:8000 (<>). - connect (111: Connection refused). Any suggestions are appreciated?
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Squid: Sibling configuration, peers stop using ICP

I'm trying to create a very simple configuration here: I have one origin server and I want two peer to be set as siblings. I would like the sibling to communicate and exchange info on their cache ...
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Squid DNS Timeout

Every time I try to connect with squid proxy I got this error: The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://google.com/ Unable to determine IP address from host name ...
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Unable to open sites through domain names in squid proxy server

How to open sites through domain names in proxy server? I have already declared ACL in the squid config file. Please suggest me where do I have to declare ACL: before or after the ACL Safe Ports?
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Monitor Traffic generated by an ip on Squid Proxy server?

I'm using squid proxy server with Ubuntu 12.04.03 LTS to provide secure access to internet in my LAN. But i also want to create log of each user which access network through proxy so that to can be ...
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Dual WAN in Ubuntu for 2 Different Proxy servers in One Ubuntu

I have Squid installed in Ubuntu. It had 1 LAN & 1 WAN and its working like charm. But on that ISP, some sites are blocked. So I got another Internet Link and it is WAN2 in Ubuntu. Now I want to ...
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Logrotate throws a SQUID4 error

I am using squid3, on my Ubuntu 12.10 server, for some months now. I never had problems like that until 4 days ago. Since then I get this mail every day: >Topic: Cron: test -x /usr/sbin/anacron || ...
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How to unlock any stream video in a squid?

I want to know how can I unlock any video in a internet that use squid. My ubuntu is 13.10.
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How to configure initial 12.04 for squid

Good day, I would like to know how to configure a squid on Ubuntu 12.04, i have been trying with no apparent success for the past week and am really getting quite fustrated! i would appreciate simple ...
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squid with ubuntu server, iptables explanation

To begin with, I'm a linux newb. I have setup a squid proxy on my home network and it is working fine. I went through couple of tutorials to get this working. My setup is: Internet->Modem->Router-My ...