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Re: [tor-talk] Socks5 and msmtp

grarpamp <grarpamp@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

Sorry for delay!

Also in private mail for this delay.

>>>> or are you thinking of a shell script using socat?
>>> Socat does not provde a SOCKS server, only a client, so it can't
>>> be used. I mentioned it only as an example of an interesting shim-like
>>> tool that might be out there. Not as one that could be used in this
>>> case.
>> I use msmtp + socat and they works fine together with a tor relay.
> Those of you saying you're using socat to allow msmtp to speak to
> a SOCKS server... can you post an example of your invocation/config?

socat -d -d -d -lu TCP4-LISTEN:2526,fork SOCKS4A:localhost:realsmtp.net:587,socksport=9050

now what you need is to point your mua to localhost:2526 as smtp server.

It works.


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