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Eswar R

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Network Proxy Configuration in Ubuntu 11.10
« on: November 03, 2011, 06:59:27 PM »
How to configure network proxy settings in Ubuntu 11.10?

System updates and software downloads are not working but able to browse after configuring proxy in the browser.

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Re: Network Proxy Configuration in Ubuntu 11.10
« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2011, 07:19:13 PM »
Instructions for using IISc mirror for Ubuntu are given at
http://webrepo.iisc.ernet.in/wiki/doku.php/ubuntu_mirror_instructions

This links also describe how to configure proxy settings.
« Last Edit: July 09, 2012, 02:31:35 PM by Sat Kumar Tomer »

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Re: Network Proxy Configuration in Ubuntu 11.10
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2011, 04:45:22 PM »

The following post will help you in setting the proxy :

http://antoniusvito.wordpress.com/2009/03/05/apt-get-behind-proxy-on-ubuntu/

If your username / passwrd has any special characters then the below post is a must read:

http://askubuntu.com/questions/60217/apt-get-update-with-an-in-password-error