LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 06-04-2014, 04:51 AM   #1
promise
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2013
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Question How to connect playstore via a linux proxy on a wifi network


I am on an office LAN which connect to the internet via a linux proxy server.
We have installed wireless access points as well. We can connect with mobile devices, after specifying proxy settings we then can browse very well.

The problem is I cant log on to Google Playstore and Whatsapp.

How xan I solve this problem?
Regards

Promise
 
Old 06-04-2014, 05:18 AM   #2
business_kid
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Jan 2006
Location: Ireland
Distribution: Slackware & Android
Posts: 7,565

Rep: Reputation: 696Reputation: 696Reputation: 696Reputation: 696Reputation: 696Reputation: 696
Google
Quote:
playstore port number
It tells me 5228 tcp and udp need to be open.

Repeat for whatsapp, which seems to be a bit more port number hungry.
"WhatsApp messenger uses these ports: 5223, 5228, 4244, 5242 and 5222 "
"he WhatsApp application sends non-SSL data over SSL port 443."

I think somebody may have changed port numbers when Whatsapp got bought.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
connect Linux laptop to corporate wifi network tahircsl Linux - Wireless Networking 0 07-19-2012 07:40 AM
Setting up a home network wifi-ap/proxy/router etc cjreyn Linux - Networking 1 01-16-2011 11:49 AM
cannot connect to my wifi network freenhigh Linux - Networking 6 04-09-2010 03:59 PM
Wifi network connect pamelita Ubuntu 3 03-01-2010 12:19 PM
Unable to connect to wifi network with network manager. Poss authorization issue openSauce Linux - Networking 14 12-13-2008 11:05 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:22 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration