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Re: [gftp] Re: proxy support for SSH transfers
Brian Masney wrote:
I believe WinSCP for Windows (SSH/SCP file transfer client) has support
for different kinds of proxies, like HTTP, SOCKS, or WINGATE, so it's
not a matter of a proxy, but of an application, is it?
Not at the moment. The HTTP proxy server would have to know how to speak the
SSH/sftp protocol to the remote server. I'm not aware of a proxy server
that knows how to do this.
Yeah, that's what I'm using now. It would be more handy to have it in
gFTP's options though.
SOCKS proxy support would be useful also for HTTP and FTP transfers.
I believe that you can use Dante (http://www.inet.no/dante/) to connect
to a SOCKS proxy server. You can setup your LD_PRELOAD environment variable
and then all of your applications will work through the proxy server