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Configuring YUM to use proxy server…

[ad#co-3] To use Yum with proxy server, edit /etc/yum.conf Then add proxy server’s IP Address and Port number like follows. proxy=http://PROXY-IP:PORT If your proxy server requires authentication, Then add following lines, [ad#co-2] proxy_username=PROXY-USERNAME proxy_password=PROXY-PASSWD save the file and try running…

Using Wget with Proxy Server.

[ad#co-3] To Set a Proxy server for Wget, just type following commands. export http_proxy=http://proxy-server-ip:port/ for example, export http_proxy=http://192.168.0.1:3128/ similerly, export ftp_proxy=http://proxy-server-ip:port/ If your proxy server requires authentication, use.. export http_proxy=http://username:password@proxy-server-ip:port/ And if you feel that it’s not secure to keep…

Ultimate Boot CD for Windows(R) – Save your installed OS

2 days ago, when i was searching for disk cloning tool, i came across this nice piece of software, which creates a bootable windows CD with load of tools. Tools which can prove very helpful when your windows OS crashes, Right from the Antispyware, password recovery to Disk cloning.. it has everything included. The only requirement is windows OS installation files, which obviously you’ll have to supply.