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#1 stevendaniels


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Posted 21 May 2005 - 06:21 AM

Can anyone tell me what the difference is between a SOCKS proxy server and a plain vanilla proxy server.

Am I understanding it right? Is there a difference?

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#2 KoanYorel


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Posted 21 May 2005 - 08:24 AM

"SOCKS" is the commercial product name, and it is a generic proxy application.

See their FAQ file here.
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