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centos7_privoxy

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CentOS 7 - privoxy

Via EPEL

  • You can configure the EPEL repository and install privoxy from there.

Sources

  • Download the latest source code.
  • Install development tools:
    yum groupinstall development tools
  • Install required packages:
    yum install zlib-devel pcre-devel w3m
  • Extract the archive:
    tar zxvf privoxy-3.0.24-stable-src.tar.gz
  • Create a privoxy user:
    groupadd -g 1984 privoxy
    useradd -d /no/home -M -u 1984 -g privoxy -c Privoxy privoxy
  • Configure:
    autoheader
    autoconf
    ./configure --with-user=privoxy --with-group=privoxy --prefix=/opt/privoxy
  • Compile:
    make
  • Install:
    make -n install
    make -s install  USER=privoxy GROUP=privoxy
  • Privoxy only includes a SysV service, enable this service:
    cp privoxy-generic.init /etc/init.d/privoxy
    # Edit /etc/init.d/privoxy and change the paths to /opt/privoxy...
    # PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/xpg4/bin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/opt/privoxy/sbin
    # P_CONF_FILE=/opt/privoxy/etc/config
    # P_PIDFILE=/opt/privoxy/var/run/privoxy.pid
    
    chkconfig --add privoxy
    chkconfig privoxy on
  • Start privoxy:
    service privoxy start

Post configuration

centos7_privoxy.txt · Last modified: 2016/04/21 16:47 by admin