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This is a script which configures removes the hassle of configuring proxy manually by supporting system wide proxy_configuration.
It is kept as simple as possible . No extra library other than the one that comes with python3 is used.
Currently tested on Ubuntu 14.04, 16.04, 18.04.
There are four options
1)Set proxy : Takes input from the user and modifies the required files.
2)Remove proxy : Remove any proxy settings if present in the files.
3)View Proxy : Displays the current proxy settings if there are any.
4)Restore default : Restores to the state before running this script for the first time.
chmod +x proxy.py
Currently it modifies the following files
contributors are more than welcome to contribute to this project.