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Old 02-10-2004, 05:22 PM   #1
darin3200
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Configuration for a client accessing a proxy server


I need to set my Sharp Zaurus to go through a proxy. With Sharp's ROM image there is a little gui for the configuration and I could get on the internet. With open zaurus there isn't a gui for configuration so I was trying to do it through the command line. I have tried
export http_proxy=10.1.0.1:8080
export HTTP_PROXY=10.1.0.1:8080
export http_proxy="10.1.0.1:8080"
export HTTP_PROXY="10.1.0.1:8080"
after this I still get messages saying network is unreachable, or unknown address. Is this how to go about setting up a proxy?

Thanks
 
Old 02-12-2004, 09:59 PM   #2
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Can anyone confirm that that is the right way to configure for a proxy server?
 
Old 01-08-2005, 12:48 PM   #3
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Hi,

I'm having the same problem.

Some programs like the package manager have there own proxy settings. Other command line tolls like wget etc seem to accpet the http_proxy varible but I cannot get konqueror to work at all with a http proxy.

Has anyone got any ideas?


Dan
 
  


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