www.aventail.com has an autosocks program for all unix machines. It is
commercial but it works very well. It is supposed to be fore their VPN's but
you can use it for any socks server including the nec socks server. I would
e-mail them for information.
Dennis J Potechin
>Another option is to run the Unix app under "runsocks" which automatically
>SOCKSifies the connection without the applications's knowledge. Checkout
>latest socks5 release at http://www.socks.nec.com
>> > Hello!
>> > I currently use Firewall-1 V2 on a Sun Ultra 1 machine. Works great.
>> > However I now have a need to use the Ultra for something else and so
>> > been looking at firewalls for NT.
>> > I have an eval copy of MS Proxy 2. Installed, no problem. BUT, does
>> > anybody know if it works OK with UNIX machines? Do I need special
>> > compliant apps on my machines?
>> Their proxy requires the client (Windows) to run their Winsock client.
>> We switched to the CSM Proxy so that our Mac (and single Linux) clients
>> could also use the gateway.
>> > MS are amazing in that they can talk about firewalls all through the
>> > manuals/on-line help/reviewers guide and yet not mention UNIX once.
>> > Amazing.