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Proxychains don't work with socks & auth

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – I would like to use a socks5 proxy (with authentication) with some programs. I found proxychains. I installed this and added my proxyIP, port, user and password to /etc/proxychains.conf. A test like proxychains wget google.com failed (timeout). proxychains wget google.com > ProxyChains-3.1 (http://proxychains.sf.net) --2012-06-18 17:15:37-- http://google.com/ Auflösen des Hostnamen »google.com«... 173.194.70.100, 173.194.70.101, 173.194.70.102, ... Verbindungsaufbau zu google.com|173.194.70.100|:80... |S-chain|--94.x.x.x:999--173.194.70.100:80- The proxy works. I tested with proxyfire in (HowTos)