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Archive for November 5th, 2021

Is it a battery or a DNS record?

Posted by jpluimers on 2021/11/05

Somehow naming of DNS resource record types and cylindrical battery types might seem for most parts mutually exclusive:

But the A and AAAA battery types, though uncommon, do exist.


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wget proxy: set the http_proxy environment variable

Posted by jpluimers on 2021/11/05

[WayBack] WGET 1.11.4 for Windows (win32) as well as many other tools use the [WayBack] http_proxy envonment variable to specify the http proxy settings.

To set it to a locally running Cntlm proxy, use this syntax:

set http_proxy=http://localhost:3128


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