Originally Published: Friday, 2 March 2001 Author: Tuneup Staff
Published to: tuneup_tips/Tips Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

On tangling with Squid...

Upon setting up a proxy such as Squid (it has a long config file, but the main thing to get it up-and-running is the "http_access" setting), you'll want to put the following environment variables in your system (either in your local ~/.bashrc or your global /etc/profile

export http_proxy=http://squidhost:3128