LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
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 11-14-2004, 12:17 PM   #1
phuqmnb
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Distribution: Fedora Core 1
Posts: 6

Rep: Reputation: 0
Knoppix and Proxy servers


I am wanting to start to use Knoppix to scan my NTFS partitions for virus' using F-Prot. This is from work so there is a proxy server that I must go through. I know the address and port, but whenever I input the info into Knoppix, once it is booted up, I use the "Install Software from disk" (this is Knoppix 3.6). From there I try to install F-Prot, my problem is that when it tries to get the program and updates from the FTP site, it can't. I have made sure that the FTP setting under the proxy server settings is correct and it still can't connect. It says something like "no tunnel" or "connection failed". Any help with this will be very helpful. Thanks.
 
Old 12-19-2004, 12:53 PM   #2
adamwenner
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Distribution: windows xp home, windows 98, red hat 9, fedora core 3, redhat enterprise linux, win2000 pro/server
Posts: 217

Rep: Reputation: 32
ping the proxy server and see if you can even contact the proxy, if you cant, check the proxy and your machines ip settings by opening the network panel
 
  


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
hot swap between two servers? proxy? alfisc Linux - Networking 0 12-28-2004 03:49 PM
Proxy servers the_imax General 3 12-13-2004 01:04 AM
snort and proxy servers zuessh Linux - Security 8 03-08-2004 07:41 PM
Proxy Servers... Grim Reaper Linux - Security 6 02-03-2003 04:24 PM
Redundant Proxy Servers or Clusters alasdair247 Linux - Newbie 0 10-01-2002 06:30 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:45 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