Configure the proxy - AFS

Install AFS on a Single Server

Product
AFS
AFS_Version
7.9
Platform
RHEL
Category
Technical Notes

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.