connect - Relaying command to make network connection via proxy

Distribution: ROSA Enterprise Desktop
Repository: ROSA Contrib Updates x86_64
Package name: connect
Package version: 1.97
Package release: 2-rosa.lts2012.0
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 74.13 KB
Download size: 27.90 KB
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Connect is the simple relaying command to make network connection via SOCKS and https proxy. It is mainly intended to be used as proxy command of OpenSSH. You can make SSH session beyond the firewall with this command, Features of connect.c are: * Supports SOCKS (version 4/4a/5) and https CONNECT method. * Supports NO-AUTH and USERPASS authentication of SOCKS * Partially supports telnet proxy (experimental). * You can input password from tty, ssh-askpass or environment variable. * Run on UNIX or Windows platform. * You can compile with various C compiler (cc, gcc, Visual C, Borland C. etc.) * Simple and general program independent from OpenSSH. * You can also relay local socket stream instead of standard I/O.



  • connect == 1.97-2:2012.0


    Install Howto

    1. Enable ROSA Contrib Updates repository on Install and Remove Software"
    2. Update packages list:
      # urpmi.update -a
    3. Install connect rpm package:
      # urpmi connect


    • /usr/bin/connect
    • /usr/share/doc/connect/connect.html
    • /usr/share/doc/connect/emacs-wiki.css


    2010-12-05 - Oden Eriksson <> 1.97-2mdv2011.0 + Revision: 610156 - rebuild

    2010-02-27 - Sandro Cazzaniga <> 1.97-1mdv2010.1 + Revision: 512284 - Fix license - Fix mix of spaces and tabs - Fix URL - Update to 1.97

    2009-09-02 - Thierry Vignaud <> 1.96-4mdv2010.0 + Revision: 424943 - rebuild