Proxy and apt-get on Linux

I was trying to get updates to my Linux installation with apt-get but it didn’t work right away because I was behind a proxy/firewall so I had to tell apt-get to use proxy but how? There is no parameter on apt-get where you can tell it to use proxy server? So we just have to […]

Using VLC with proxy

I needed to use VLC behind proxy but I didn’t find any kind of proxy setting in VLC settings. There is command line option for this so I just make a new shortcut for VLCportable.exe with this kind of settings:

Target: [cc]VLCPortable.exe –http-proxy=proxyserver.address.com:port[/cc]

And because I use VLC on many different kind of networks I […]