[ubuntu-uk] iPlayer + Ubuntu + Firefox + Squid = Broken

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Sat Feb 7 13:51:20 GMT 2009

2009/2/7 Chris Rowson <christopherrowson at gmail.com>:
> Hi Harry, the only IP address on the network that can get out to the 'net is
> that of the proxy. All traffic has to go through the proxy.

Try installing the user agent switcher addon for firefox to make ff on
ubuntu appear as if it is whatever browser works on windows.

I have seen poorly configured squid proxies which look for specific
user agent strings from the client.


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