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I just updated my proxy username's password and now I want to update the http_proxy environment variable.How can I do it?

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Go to terminal and type this

http_proxy=http://username:password@host:port/

export http_proxy

Replace User, password, host and port to your proxy setting and you are good to go :)

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Put this in your bashrc. –  merlin2011 Apr 4 '13 at 20:57
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