Howto Adb Tether

Tethering Your Droid to a Linux System

It is possible to tether via USB on linux.

install proxoid on your droid

download & extract the android sdk to your linux system

turn on android usb debugging >application>development—>usb debugging

turn on proxoid

connect usb

cg@c0:~$ cd android-sdk-linux_86/tools/

cg@c0:~/android-sdk-linux_86/tools$ sudo ./adb start-server

cg@c0t:~/android-sdk-linux_86/tools$ ./adb forward tcp:8080 tcp:8080

set your FireFox network settings to use localhost 8080 and you can surf. You should also be able to set your whole system to go thru the droid as well if you set the system wide network proxy.

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