[Sugar-devel] Network proxy, configuration

Gonzalo Odiard gonzalo at laptop.org
Thu Mar 14 23:17:23 EDT 2013

On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 6:19 PM, Tony Anderson <tony_anderson at usa.net>wrote:

> Hi,
> This discussion is making me nervous. The standard model of the XO has
> been that they are connected to the internet via the school server.
> Is it proposed to set up this proxy-server as a requirement for all XOs
> and for the user (primary school children) to have to manage this even when
> no access to the internet is available or even when that access is provided
> by the school server?

This configuration is only needed in environments where there are not
school server,
and is not possible a automatic configuration.


> Tony
> On 03/14/2013 04:35 PM, sugar-devel-request at lists.**sugarlabs.org<sugar-devel-request at lists.sugarlabs.org>wrote:
>> In other words, I can't imagine every 6-12 year old student in a
>>> school going into the control panel and typing (without error) a load
>>> of proxy details. In my experience things like this are incredibly
>>> challenging especially because the users cannot relate to the task at
>>> hand (unless you want to teach them about computer networks first).
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