FAQ: How do I set the proxy in my browser in order to access the job status page for the cluster?

Answer:

  1. Configure your browser to use the auto-configuration URL http://proxy.pdl.cmu.edu/wpad.dat

Firefox

  • Go to "Tools" -> "Options".
  • In the "Advanced" tab, go to the "Network" tab and click "Settings" under "Configure how FireFox connects the the Internet".
  • Check "Automatic Proxy Configuration URL:"
  • Copy the above URL and type/paste it as the URL of the "Automatic Proxy Configuration"
  • Click "OK" and save the options.

Internet Explorer (V.8, Windows XP):

  • Go to "Tools" -> "Internet Options"
  • Click on the "LAN settings" button on the "Connections" tab
  • Check the box "Use automatic configuration script" and enter the above in the "Address:" box

Firefox on Linux

  • Go to "Edit" -> "Preferences" (Linux)
  • Click on the "Advanced" icon and then the "Network" tab in the window that opens
  • Clock on the "Settings..." button
  • Select "Automatic Proxy Configuration URL:"
  • Copy the above URL and type/paste it as the URL of the "Automatic Proxy Configuration"
  • Click on the "OK" button to close the "Connection Settings" window and then the "Close" button to close the "Firefox Preferences" window

Firefox on Mac OS X

  • Go to Preferences->Advanced->Network->Connection->Settings.
  • Select "Automatic Proxy Configuration URL:"
  • Copy the above URL and type/paste it as the URL of the "Automatic Proxy Configuration"

Safari on Mac OS X (manual)

  • Go to Preferences->Advanced->Proxies->Change Settings...
  • Configure Proxies: Manually
  • Select a protocol to configure: Web Proxy (HTTP)
  • Web Proxy Server: localhost : 8888
  • Click "OK" to save changes

Safari on Mac OS X (automatic)

  • Go to Preferences->Advanced->Proxies->Change Settings...
  • Configure Proxies: "Automatic Proxy Configuration"
  • Copy the above URL and type/paste it as the URL of the "Automatic Proxy Configuration"
  • Click "OK" to save the changes
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