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How can I set proxy authentication for fedora software center ?

asked 2017-07-18 06:11:14 -0600

Mrinal gravatar image

Hi, I'm using fedora 24 in office computer where I need to authenticate a proxy to access internet. In this case how can I set proxy user-name, password, IP address and port in Fedora Software center. Please help me out because I need to install and update via software center.

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answered 2017-07-18 17:34:47 -0600

Aeyoun gravatar image

GNOME Software uses PackageKit, so the proxy documentation for PackageKit should be applicable. Note that you may want to avoid using PackageKit in favor of DNF. DNF has easy-to-configure support for proxy authentication so may be more suitable for your situation anyway.

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