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How to Use SSH Via HTTP Proxy Using Corkscrew in Ubuntu

Dec 30, 2008, 11:33 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to dave for this link. ]

"If your HTTP proxy uses authentication, then you'll need to tell it about the username and password to use This is where the concept of "auth-file" comes into play. All you have to do is put your username & password, separated by a colon, into a textfile. Once you've done this, you just have to tell corkscrew where to find the auth-file. Create a file called .corkscrew-auth in your home directory"

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