Setting up apt to access from behind a proxy

ben ben at
Sun Apr 9 01:40:18 UTC 2006

On Sun, 2006-04-09 at 02:28 +0200, Jhair Tocancipa Triana wrote:
> stan  writes:
> > How can I set up apt-get so that it can use a proxy to access
> > the repositories?
> Install apt-proxy.
> -- 
> --Jhair

export http_proxy="http://proxy:port/"

or use apt-proxy if you wish to have a local machine as a repo proxy for
your lan

ben <ben at>
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