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Re: [PATCH] SOCKS4a support

From: Dan Fandrich <>
Date: Wed, 2 Jan 2008 11:38:59 -0800

On Wed, Jan 02, 2008 at 12:55:41PM +0100, Richard Atterer wrote:
> I noticed that libcurl doesn't currently have SOCKS4a support, which is
> especially interesting for tor and other anonymizing networks because it
> avoids (non-anonymized) DNS lookups.

Is there any overlap between this patch and the DNS over Socks5 patch that
was posted here on Dec. 26? It seems to me that they both are trying to
accomplish pretty much the same thing.

>>> Dan

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