[twsocket] Socks (twsocket) related qustions

Wilfried Mestdagh wilfried_sonal@compuserve.com
Thu, 15 Jun 2000 15:59:57 +0200


Rafal,

Same as my other answer, you have to make it so that a user can change it
according to the system / network it runs on.

rgds, Wilfried

> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:twsocket-admin@elists.org]On Behalf Of Rafal Platek
> Sent: donderdag 15 juni 2000 11:58
> To: twsocket@elists.org
> Subject: [twsocket] Socks (twsocket) related qustions
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> Friends,
>
> I've got several questions related to socks implementation
> in TWSocket. Unfortunatelly I'm implementing socks hoping
> that they will work, because I've got no firewall and possibility
> to check whether they work properly or not. So, I'd like to clear
> up some issues related to socks implementation in order to
> code them properly without testing.
>
> 1. I'm not sure, but perhaps I have to implement socks only
> for TWSockets that are clients and that will be used for
> connecting with IPs outside LAN protected by firewall.
> Am I right ? I don't need to add socks definitions for servers, do I ?
>
> 2. What should I set for SocksLevel property if I don't want to
> connect using socks ? "5" or "4" ?
>
> 3. What is the default port for socks servers that I can predefine
> in settings of my application ?
>
> Thank you for all replies. I hope that if I had more questions,
> you would help me with them as well.
>
> Best regards,
> Rafal