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I added this in squid.conf

acl blocked_sites dstdomains .yahoo.com
http_access deny blocked_sites

and this in elinks.conf

set protocol.http.proxy.host = "proxy.localhost:3128"
set protocol.http.proxy.passwd = ""
set protocol.http.proxy.user = ""


I need some help

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Please, again, do not cross-post your question. askubuntu.com/questions/229359/… – gertvdijk Dec 20 '12 at 23:07

This probably means that you can't resolve proxy.localhost:3128. You should probably change it to localhost:3128 in your elinks.conf

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