Ubuntu FAI behind ftp_proxy (squid)

mettler at gmit-gmbh.de mettler at gmit-gmbh.de
Tue Jul 7 11:14:47 CEST 2009

That would have been a good workaround for the Ubuntu packages.

But we are providing our own software via FTP-Servers.
So i needed to set up both: ftp_proxy and http_proxy


> Hi Stephan,
> mettler at gmit-gmbh.de wrote:
>> In our network we have no gateway and no DNS server.
>> All internet access is done via a Squid-proxy.
>> So we need to proxy ftp over http.
>> This is no problem with ubuntu-http sources, but with ftp.
> Isn't there a sources repo which holds the same stuf as the ftp server
> but also serves it via http?
> That appears to me the most simple solution here.
> Carsten

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