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Re: Switching Konqueror between proxy and non-proxy locations

On Fri, Mar 11, 2005 at 02:39:34PM +0000, David Goodenough wrote:
> I have two laptops which I need to configure so that they can easily be 
> switched between a location where they require a proxy to reach the 
> outside world from Konqueror and one where they do not.  I will have 
> a set of scripts which handle the change of IP addresses (one is static
> the other dhcp) and I would like to update Konqueror as well to reflect
> the proxy requirement.  The one with the proxy is the one with static
> IP addresses.
> Anyone got any ideas?

I have konquereor configured to use the http_proxy environment
variable, and source /etc/use-proxy in my shell startup scripts and
the Xsession. /etc/use-proxy is generated by the network startup
scripts to contain the appropriate code to set the environment.


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