This Docker image helps you start your own Squid proxy server, with HTTP Basic authorization. You may need this if you want your crawling/scaping software to look like constantly going to the Network from the same IP address. You rent a VPS, start a Squid server there and configure your software to go everywhere through an explicit HTTP(S) proxy.
First, you pull it:
$ docker pull yegor256/squid-proxy:0.1
Then, you run it:
$ docker run --name proxy -d --restart=always --publish 8081:3128 \ -e USERNAME=jeffrey -e PASSWORD=swordfish \ yegor256/squid-proxy:0.1
Now you can connect to
Here is how you install Docker.