[Ilugc] kubuntu and proxy authentication
toufeeqh at gmail.com
Mon Jun 12 15:26:01 IST 2006
On 6/12/06, Kenneth Gonsalves <lawgon at thenilgiris.com> wrote:
> just installed kubuntu 6, installation went ok except that it didnt
> create a separate /home although i asked it to do so. When i try to
> do apt-get install, it says '407 proxy authentication required [IP:
> 220.127.116.11 80]. There is no proxy server and apt-get was working
> fine on the same machine with ubuntu 5 installed. What is the solution?
This should help. Stick the following line in /etc/apt/apt.conf *
(change parameters accordingly)
Alternately you could also use the $http_proxy env var to set the
proxy and apt should pick it up. Of late(debian-sid) this doesnt seem
to be working.
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