Interesting!!! Thank you for sharing your knowledge.
Originally Posted by utkarshspat
For all those people who have special characters in their username or password and hence can't configure apt, please use the URL-encoding for special characters in your username/password. So, if my username is abc and password is qwe@rty, then add the following lines to /etc/apt/apt.conf:
- OR proxy no username and password case - : export http_proxy=http://proxyserver.com:3095/ export ftp_proxy=http://proxyserver.com:3095/