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Re: b-f: 2.2.5 installation report for i386

Randolph Chung <tausq@debian.org> writes:

> > As for the proxy problem, I have no idea what you are supposed to do to make
> > apt use a proxy, but if someone can tell me, I could add some proxy
> > configuration to base-config.
> you need to set the environment variables http_proxy. Most web programs use
> this as well. Perhaps this can be added into /etc/profile if chosen by the
> user?

BTW, this is generally of the form 'http_proxy=http://proxserver:port/'
I'm not completely sure how user/pass works into that...

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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