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by abhirathb
13 Dec 2013, 12:26
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Proxy settings
Replies: 7
Views: 51208

Re: Proxy settings

There are two things in that context: 1. Using Arch linux, I remember that export command used to suffice for all applications in general. From what i understand about Linux, all applications must refer to a certain variables which govern mode of internet access! Correct me if I'm wrong but that's t...
by abhirathb
13 Dec 2013, 11:31
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Proxy settings
Replies: 7
Views: 51208

Re: Proxy settings

I tried placing a script to export in all these folders, nothing happens. After boot, when i echo $http_proxy, it still gives me a blank. Even if i manually execute these scripts, it doens't yield anything!

Is there a specific way to write scripts in these folders that I am missing?
by abhirathb
13 Dec 2013, 06:27
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Proxy settings
Replies: 7
Views: 51208

Proxy settings

I need to use porteus on my university network and need to run all network through a proxy! 1. I found no proxy setting gui in KDE4 or XFCE. 2. Even after manually using "export http_proxy" , the global variables arent being set. The export seems to work only for that bash session. 3. So i tried to ...