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curl use socks5 proxy

To use curl through socks5 proxy, use

curl -v -x socks5://PROXY_SERVER_IP:PROXY_PORT http://checkip.amazonaws.com

if your proxy server require username and password, use

curl -v -x socks5://user:password@PROXY_SERVER_IP:PROXY_PORT http://checkip.amazonaws.com

Example


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