Category Archives: RedHat

Accessing the web from behind a firewall (without exposing your password)

If you are behind a web-proxy then you either need to configure the proxy settings or set the environment variable  http_proxy  first.

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Rather then use the console when working on a system I generally prefer to connect remotely using ‘ssh’ as it is so much easier to be able to cut and paste from a terminal session on my workstation that way.

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