Connecting via proxy

You use the proxy option to connect to 1010data Insights Platform via a proxy server.

The proxy switch specifies that the connection to 1010data Insights Platform should be routed through the specified proxy server. The [PROXY] argument may contain the user's proxy user name and password, and the port number.

A proxy server may not require any credentials or a port number, for example:

-P http://my.corporate.proxy

A proxy server may only require a user name. Adding a user name requires adding an at symbol (@) afterward, for example:


If your proxy server requires a user name and password or a port, you must insert a colon (:).

Some proxy servers will require a full set of credentials, for example:

If you do not know the correct proxy server information to provide, ask your network administrator.

For more information, see -P, --proxy.