Configure the proxy - AFS - Technical Notes

Install AFS on Multiple Servers

Product
AFS
Platform
7.11
Operating System
RHEL
Category
Technical Notes
Language
English
Target Audience
public

Remote accesses on the installation environment may require a proxy. It is then necessary to configure the RHEL package manager to take the proxy into account.

  1. Edit the following file:

    As root user

    /etc/yum.conf

  2. Add the following line:

    proxy=http://$YOUR_PROXY_IP:port/

The user profile must also be set with the proxy configuration.

  1. Edit the following file:

    As root user

    /home/antidot/.bash_profile

  2. Add the following line:

    export http_proxy=http://$YOUR_PROXY_IP:port/

Some proxy require to declare the DNS associated to the workstations where installations are performed.