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Re: [Lynx-dev] Few suggestions to improve the UI.

From: Tim Chase
Subject: Re: [Lynx-dev] Few suggestions to improve the UI.
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2016 13:24:47 -0600

On 2016-11-23 00:33, Ashutosh Sharma wrote:
>> $ nslookup
>> ;; connection timed out; no servers could be reached
> I can't understand what's wrong. My connection has proxy
> connection, is that causing this problem? Also I tried changing the
> DNS addr
> nslookup
> > Server:
> > Address:
> >
> > ** server can't find SERVFAIL

Ah-ha!  Yes, I imagine your proxy is interfering.  You've not
mentioned your platform (Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD, DOS, whatever) so
the specifics may be a little fuzzy.  However, you can change your
~/.lynx.cfg file to include lines something like


to let Lynx know which proxy to use.  I think you can also set them
in your environment if you prefer:

  export http_proxy=

If you need to include the username/password for the proxy server,
you can:



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