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I would like to setup a simple proxy server on my VPS to use it to browse the browse. I will be the only user so no concern about bandwidth. Can you give me some ideas about it?

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I think you should ask such question on serverfault –  Ivan Borisov Mar 17 '13 at 12:29
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I would look into SSH Tunneling then.
No need to set anything up for that, as you're technically just using an SSH connection to your VPS to pipe SOCKS5 proxy traffic through. I use it all the time for proxying quickly.

Otherwise I would look into the HTTP Proxy named Squid.

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thx a lot for your help! –  Stephane Kouakou Mar 17 '13 at 14:32
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