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Opensolaris b134: unable to set packages catalog this system is connected to internet via proxy, while this works on browser, how to make console/terminal aware?

user1@opensolaris134:~# pkg set-authority -O http://pkg.opensolaris.org/dev opensolaris.org pkg set-publisher: Could not refresh the catalog for opensolaris.org user1@opensolaris134:~# pkg image-update pkg: 0/1 catalogs successfully updated:

Unable to contact valid package server Encountered the following error(s): Unable to contact any configured publishers. This is likely a network configuration problem.

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pkg will respect the environment http_proxy variable.

# export http_proxy="http://proxyaddress:port"
# pkg ...
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