I am having trouble with FTP and Remote Desktop etc proxy settings. I am inside a corporate network and Web Browsing works fine as I set the proxy details within the browser. On windows I was able to FTP and Remote Desktop. This has been allowed corporately for my IP address - so basically my IP is allowed through the firewall.
FTP and RDP work within my local network but do not go out to the internet.
I think it is a proxy problem so I have added:
to 3 different files:
After this wget seems to be working at the command line but FTP does not. When I type :
it works fine but when I type
it does not work with an error 'Network is unreachable'.
Although ftp to a machine on my same subnet works e.g. ftp 192.168.1.2
I need to know what to put in to these files so that FTP, RDP, TELNET etc will go through the proxy also.
I'm not sure if the following is possible:
My question is: Do I need to set http_proxy, ftp_proxy and even rdp_proxy somewhere to get this running?