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If you need to have your browser access the internet with another IP and you have SSH access a remote server, you can tunnel your connection through that server.
It looks like this:
$ ssh -D 9999 -f -C -N <user>@<remoteserver> -p 22
Configure Firefox to use that proxy
Open Preferences > Advanced > Network
- Select Manual proxy configuration and add a SOCKS host (v5):
- This answer was mostly derived from this post on Stackoverflow