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Arch Linux proxy server

Arch Linux proxy server

I would like to set HTTP proxy for Google Chrome on ArchLinux. When I open the proxy settings section in Chrome GUI I get: When running Google Chrome under a supported desktop environment, the system proxy settings will be used. However, either your system is not supported or there was a problem launching your system configuration. But you can still configure via the command line. Please see man google-chrome for more information on flags and environment …

SOCKS proxy server Linux

SOCKS proxy server Linux

Are you on a network with limited access? Is someone filtering your internet traffic, limiting your abilities? Well, if you have SSH access to any server, you can probably set up your own SOCKS5 proxy and tunnel all your traffic over SSH. From that point on, what you do on your laptop/computer is sent encrypted to the SOCKS5 proxy (your SSH server) and that server sends the traffic to the outside. It s an SSH tunnel on steroids through which you can …

Linux socks5 proxy server

Linux socks5 proxy server

By default, Google Chrome uses system-wide proxy settings on a per-profile basis. To start Chrome without these settings, use the command line and specify the following: The SOCKS proxy port ; this must be the same port you used when starting the proxy. The profile ; this example creates a new profile. This create a new profile and launches a new instance of Chrome that does not conflict with any currently running Chrome instance. Linux /usr/bin/google-chrome …

Linux proxy server Configuration

Linux proxy server Configuration

In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configure Tinyproxy on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS. Tinyproxy is a small and fast HTTP/HTTPS proxy server and it is very easy to install and use. It is an ideal solution when a HTTP/HTTPS proxy is required, but but resources for a larger proxy such as Squid are unavailable. There are a number of reasons why a HTTP/HTTPS proxy is useful, but the main one is to access the Internet using a different IP address …

How to Configure proxy server in Linux?

How to Configure proxy server in Linux?

I‘m behind a squid proxy server. How do I access internet via proxy server when I use wget, lynx and other utilities from a shell prompt on a Linux or Unix-like systems? Linux and UNIX-like systems has environment variable called http_proxy. It allows you to connect text based session and/or applications via the proxy server. All you need is proxy server IP address (URL) and port values. This variable is almost used by all utilities such as elinks …

What is proxy server in Linux?

What is proxy server in Linux?

A Proxy server is an intermediary machine, between a client and the actual server, which is used to filter or cache requests made by the client. This article is focused on the Different Caching Web Proxies. Normal (Regular/Caching) Proxy: A regular caching proxy server is a server which listens on a separate port (e.g. 3128) and the clients (browsers) are configured to send requests for connectivity to that port. So the proxy server receives the request …

Linux Based proxy server

Linux Based proxy server

Proxy servers are software applications that run on your firewall machine in order to provide indirect Internet access to your network. The firewall can be either a “single-homed” host or a “dual-homed” host. A single-homed host is a machine with one network card. This configuration relies on the Internet router to block all packets to any machine except the firewall. A dual-homed host is a machine with two network cards that has routing capabilities …

Squid proxy server Configuration in Linux

Squid proxy server Configuration in Linux

PaperCut Internet Charging and Quotas requires a proxy server to manage Internet connectivity and log internet usage by your users. If you would like to use Squid on Linux/Unix as your proxy with PaperCut, then your Squid proxy needs to be configured to authenticate users with Windows. This allows Squid to log usernames in the Squid access logs and allows only users with remaining Internet Quota access to the Internet. (If you would prefer to run …