Use a proxy to connect to the internet.
use_proxy(url, port = NULL, username = NULL, password = NULL, auth = "basic")
location of proxy
login details for proxy, if needed
type of HTTP authentication to use. Should be one of the following: basic, digest, digest_ie, gssnegotiate, ntlm, any.
# See http://www.hidemyass.com/proxy-list for a list of public proxies # to test with # GET("http://had.co.nz", use_proxy("188.8.131.52", 8080), verbose())