I have an externally hosted CentOS 5 server (
external.example.com) that I want to use as a relay/proxy for my local web requests. So basically, if I load
google.com on my local computer I'd like for the request to appear to Google as if it was coming from
external.example.com instead of
I believe what I need is to setup the external server as a proxy and then configure my browser to use it as a such when browsing. Is this correct? If not what is the solution I should aim for?
Edit: I followed these tutorials to install Squid on CentOS 5: