Info about how to pass thruough proxy while net installing the kde port

Derrin Morton derrin at
Tue Feb 21 06:19:23 GMT 2006

Hello Sunny

No user id and password is required for FreeBSD port download.  If the 
proxy server is not permitting access to the relevant pages, I suggest 
you contact your network administrator to either by-pass the proxy 
server or find a workaround



abhi kapoor wrote:

> hi
> i had just install FreeBSD and want to install kde on it
> but my university use proxy server which require authentication
> well there is a option for proxy setting but does not allow me to use 
> my username and password hence i am unable to connet to freebsd site 
> to download the kde port
> Please any comments or help
> Regards
> Sunny
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