Combining Transparent Proxying with SSH Port Forwarding

Markus Friedl markus at
Fri Sep 12 02:03:50 EST 2003

On Thu, Sep 11, 2003 at 01:38:10PM +1000, Damien Miller wrote:
> >We should encourage good, implementation-independent SOCKSifiers for the 
> >various OS's, but that's the extent I see it being appropriate to dive 
> >into kernelspace.
> That may be a better idea - instead of N different transparent NAT -> 
> Dynamic portforward implementations living in OpenSSH, do N standalone 
> transparent NAT -> SOCKS gateway daemons. We could keep complexity out 
> of OpenSSH and the daemons would have independant utility.

i'm using something similar. kjell suggested adding the NAT->SOCKS
code to netcat.

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