Compiling privoxy

Privoxy is a non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for enhancing privacy, modifying web page data and HTTP headers, controlling access, and removing ads and other obnoxious Internet junk. Privoxy has a flexible configuration and can be customized to suit individual needs and tastes. It has application for both stand-alone systems and multi-user networks.


groupadd -g [groupid] privoxy
 useradd [-u [UID] -g privoxy -d Home privoxy

Get the files

wget hXXp://
 tar xzf privoxy-3.0.22-stable-src.tar.gz


cd privoxy-3.0.22-stable
 make -s install USER=privoxy GROUP=privoxy

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