redsocks - arbitrary TCP connection redirector to a SOCKS or HTTPS proxy server

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name redsocks
Package version 0.5
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 152 B
Download size 54.52 KB
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Package Version Architecture Repository
redsocks_0.5-2_i386.deb 0.5 i386 Debian Main
redsocks - - -


Name Value
adduser -
libc6 >= 2.14
libevent-core-2.1-6 >= 2.1.8-stable
lsb-base >= 3.0-6


Type URL
Binary Package redsocks_0.5-2_amd64.deb
Source Package redsocks

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install redsocks deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install redsocks




2018-03-29 - Apollon Oikonomopoulos <>
redsocks (0.5-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix http-relay and http-connect modes with libevent 2.1 (Closes: #892872)
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.3; no changes needed
* Bump dh compat to 11
+ Drop B-D on dh-systemd
+ Do not pass --with=systemd to dh
* Switch Vcs-* URLs to salsa.d.o
* d/copyright: bump debian/* years
2017-01-02 - Apollon Oikonomopoulos <>
redsocks (0.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* Drop patches merged upstream
+ 0001-Fix-bug-in-DNS-resolution-results-were-ignored-since.patch
+ add_external_diagram_links
* Refresh fix_default_config_location.patch
* Disable running tests on build
* Do not ship README.html; it is the same as README but contains references
to external resources.
2016-12-17 - Apollon Oikonomopoulos <>
redsocks (0.4+dfsg-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Set Priority to optional
* Bump Standards to 3.9.8; no changes needed
* Enable all hardening flags
* Depend on lsb-base for /lib/lsb/init-functions
* systemd: set the Documentation field in redsocks.service
2016-02-11 - Apollon Oikonomopoulos <>
redsocks (0.4+dfsg-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump standards to 3.9.7; no changes needed.
* d/control: use HTTPS for Vcs-* fields.
* d/copyright: update debian/* copyright years.
* d/copyright: mark debian/* license as permissive.
* d/watch: move away from
* debian/: change my e-mail address.
2013-11-01 - Apollon Oikonomopoulos <>
redsocks (0.4+dfsg-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump standards version to 3.9.5
+ no changes needed
* Add systemd support
* /etc/default/redsocks: start redsocks by default
* debian/copyright: migrate to Debian copyright format 1.0
* Change the default config file location to /etc/redsocks.conf (LP: #1047937)
* Add DEP3 headers to patches
* Manpage fixes
2012-05-24 - Apollon Oikonomopoulos <>
redsocks (0.4+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. Fixes a busy-wait triggered on fd exhaustion.
* Fix debian/watch to properly detect upstream versions.
* Include upstream commmit 290f19 which fixes a DNS resolution bug.
* Bump debhelper compat to 9.
* Remove source doc/ subdirectory as it includes non-DFSG-free RFCs, and
files of unspecified origin and copyright.
2011-11-14 - Apollon Oikonomopoulos <>
redsocks (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #649309)

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