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True HTTPS? How?

/Using Google Chrome/ if i visit: https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/wiki/File:Nokota_Horses_cropped.jpg then the: ...
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Sniffing packets through router

I would like to create a system like this. The user would connect through a wifi network which would reroute all http requests and responses through the network card on a computer thus allowing that ...
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I am failing to use XChat when behind a proxy

So I set my HTTP proxy via Settings -> Preferences -> Network setup, and am getting this error: Looking up irc.us.gimp.org Looking up <IP> Connecting to <IP> (<IP>) port ...
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Is there a way to set network proxy system-wide?

If I want to have GNOME applications (as well as Firefox and Chrome) access the network through a proxy, I need only use gnome-network-properties (a nice and simple GUI I must say). For other apps ...
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privoxy: rewrite html “http” links to “https”

I'm using the Privoxy proxy on my PC. What is the rewrite rule in the user.action file to rewrite e.g.: http://foo.org to https://foo.org? Note that I want to rewrite, not redirect. So if I search ...
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Can anybody recommend an HTTP debugging proxy?

I would like something that allows me to: Inspect all HTTP(S) traffic between my computer and the Internet, including 127.0.0.1 Modify incoming or outgoing data It would also be nice if it had a ...