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Old 08-22-2010, 02:18 PM   #1
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change proxy address for wget


intially we have proxy is 10.x.x.x

proxy has been changed to 172.x.x.x

according to that new proxy address has been changed to all the locations.

1) yum is working fine
2) internet is working fine(browser)

Problem: wget is giving the problem.

when i am trying to make a connection establishment to download using WGET , it is trying to make a connectionusing 10.x.x.x(actallay is has to make connection astablishment to 172.x.x.x).

where to change proxy address for WGET(where it will defaulty stores the proxy address)

2010-08-23 00:37:55--

(observe here actually 172.x.x.x should be here instead of
Connecting to connected.
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Old 08-22-2010, 03:00 PM   #2
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Wget uses environment variable called http_proxy (and ftp_proxy). You need to set it correctly.
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Old 08-23-2010, 01:00 AM   #3
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proxy isssue

Originally Posted by r0b0 View Post
Wget uses environment variable called http_proxy (and ftp_proxy). You need to set it correctly.

in commad line i tried.

export http
export ftp

i tried it no use



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