[xubuntu-users] System-wide Proxy settings - where?
xubuntu at sheep.art.pl
Sun Jun 10 19:46:09 UTC 2007
Dnia Sun, Jun 10, 2007 at 03:30:25PM -0400, napisale(a)s:
> So I've installed Ubuntu 7.04 on several older iMacs with few
> problems. However, I put Xubuntu 7.04 on one and can't find where to
> enter the system proxy settings. Without it I can't download
> updates, etc. Is there a control panel somewhere or do I have to do
> it from the command line? If the latter, how?
> I've been all over Google and the Ubuntu forums and can't find an
> answer - which probably means I am missing something obvious. Thanks
> in advance for any help.
Nice to see you again :)
I can only repeat what I already told you on the channel:
you need to set the environment variable http_proxy to the url of the
proxy (including the 'http://' and port number).
Radomir `The Sheep' Dopieralski
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