wget proxy error 404
hi guys new here, dont really know what im doing so thanks ahead of time for any help that you can give
so im trying to use wget with a proxy so i type in the command prompt
wget --proxy-user "<username>" --proxy-password "<password>" <URL>
with of course username, password, and the url all what they actually filled in, and when i enter that i recieve this error message:
--2009-08-24 16:21:34-- <URL>
Resolving proxy-<URL>... <IP>
Connecting to proxy-<URL>|<IP>|8080... failed: Connection refused.
anybody have any ideas?