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Re: Make curl works as web proxy

From: Rodrigo s via curl-library <>
Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 19:31:31 -0300

Well, the problem is that I can't install anything. Just run php... Is it

Em ter., 25 de jan. de 2022 às 18:31, tom via curl-library <> escreveu:

> You'd be better off literally setting up a proxy on your server, through
> which all web traffic is redirected. Squid is good.
> Cheers
> Sent from my Galaxy
> -------- Original message --------
> From: Rodrigo s via curl-library <>
> Date: 25/01/2022 20:22 (GMT+00:00)
> To:
> Cc: Rodrigo s <>
> Subject: Make curl works as web proxy
> My school has a proxy that blocks some sites. If I try to access
>, it will block.
> But, if I have my server running php and the server downloads this page, I
> can bypass the block. Obviously, youtube is complex. There are a lot of
> javascript and images.
> My question is: Is there a program that helps to make a page work? Can the
> curl bypass the proxy? What is the name of this kind of technology?
> In other words, this is how I think it works:
> - In a normal website, my browser does:
> - Get the page
> - Then read the link of every image and javascript
> - Download this images and javascript and render in page
> - There are more complex thing I will ignore
> - In the php page, it will do:
> - I type a URL.
> - Curl will download the page and show in my browser (this is easy
> to do)
> - Then, my browser will see the images and javascript
> - The browser will make the request to download these images and
> javascript
> - Somehow, these requests will be sent to my server. It will
> download the necessary and the browser will render it
> - If I click in the link, the request will be send to my server
> that will download and show the page
> I know there are other technologies that make it possible. But, only using
> php on another server, is it possible to do things like I want?
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Received on 2022-01-25