On Tue, 05 Aug 2003 23:40:12 +0200, Frank Langanke wrote:
> I'd like to install several Debian-Boxes behind our company's firewall.
> However for every http- or ftp-access to the internet I've to
> authenticate. I got apt-get going with the following configuration,
> taken from the apt.conf:
> Proxy "ftp://firewall.company.de";
> "USER email@example.com firewall_user"; "PASS
> "PASS anonymous";
> This works for apt-get, how do I enable such a login-procedure for
> apt-proxy ? I tried to set the http_proxy and ftp_proxy variables like
> ftp_proxy=ftp://firewall_user:firstname.lastname@example.org/, but
> with no success.
> Maybe someone got an idea,
ftp_proxy _and_ http_proxy have to be set to
wget works with those variables set, and finally apt-proxy,too.