How to Configure Proxy Settings in Linux


Use the following commands to configure your proxy for http and ftp traffic on the command line: If your proxy requires login/authentication, you can use the format: To have this applied every time you log in, place these lines in your .bashrc in your home (~) directory. Example Proxy Settings Using the Above Instructions Using… Continue reading How to Configure Proxy Settings in Linux

Installing VirtualBox guest additions on Fedora


Happy Holidays! This celebration season post¬†covers installation of the VirtualBox guest additions on Fedora while using yum to update the kernel sources. The steps were tested in Fedora 13 (GNOME), Fedora¬†14 (GNOME), and Fedora 15 (XFCE and KDE). A common problem in installing the guest additions on a new copy of Fedora is the guest… Continue reading Installing VirtualBox guest additions on Fedora