Tag Archives: HTTP Proxy

Squid – Setup a Proxy Server in Ubuntu

There was a DoS attack on wordpress.com in early March 2011 and i had no way to access the Eureka! blog in Hong Kong. so i setup a proxy server in my Linode VPS to manage my blog. This post shows you the installation of Squid server in Ubuntu. Continue reading Squid – Setup a Proxy Server in Ubuntu

openSUSE – Get the HTTP Proxy setting in Shell

In openSUSE, you can set the HTTP Proxy in YaST. but this setting is independent of $http_proxy in shell which means you cannot get the current proxy setting by the following command

  • echo $http_proxy

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