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How to use SOCKS proxy with yum?

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – The man page to yum.conf describes several proxy related variables: proxy URL to the proxy server that yum should use. proxy_username username to use for proxy proxy_password password for this proxy But how to specify a SOCKS proxy? I assume that the above is just for normal HTTP proxies ... (HowTos)