simpleproxy - Simple TCP proxy

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name simpleproxy
Package version 3.4
Package release 7
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 67 B
Download size 14.61 KB
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simpleproxy acts as a simple TCP proxy. It opens a listening socket on
the local machine and forwards any connection to a remote host. It can be
run as a daemon or through inetd.


Package Version Architecture Repository
simpleproxy_3.4-7_amd64.deb 3.4 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
simpleproxy - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15


Type URL
Binary Package simpleproxy_3.4-7_i386.deb
Source Package simpleproxy

Install Howto

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




2014-05-26 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.4-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Added a patch to to allow hardening linker flags to be
2014-05-12 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.4-6) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version (no changes)
* debian/watch: updated to use contribution from bartm
* debian/rules: convert to dh
* debian/compat: bump to 9 to get hardening support
* debian/control: update versioned dependency on debhelper
2012-02-13 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.4-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Convert to 3.0 (quilt) format:
- debian/control: remove build dependency on dpatch
- debian/rules: remove dpatch bits and pieces
- convert patches from dpatch to quilt
* debian/control: added ${misc:Depends} to depends
* debian/rules: added build-{indep,arch} targets
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version (no changes)
2008-12-08 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.4-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patch from Joey Hess to fix slowness when using nss_mdns (switches
from gethostbyaddr() to getnameinfo()) (closes: #508148)
* Removed obsolete patches
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version (no changes)
* Redid the man page patch so that it still passes Lintian, and produces the
correct output
2008-03-21 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.4-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/watch: fixed URL (closes: #450112)
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version (no changes)
* Removed a bunch of cruft from the diff.gz
* debian/rules: stopped copying in /usr/share/misc/config.{sub,guess} as it
seems to be unnecessary
2007-10-27 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Moved Homepage: from binary to source
* debian/rules: removed DH_COMPAT in favour of debian/compat
* Bumped debhelper compatibility to 5
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version to (no changes)
* debian/rules: rejigger how "make distclean" is called in the clean target
2005-08-31 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Removed application of patch for CAN-2005-1857 as it is now included
* Removed application of patch to fix #199285 as it is now included
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version (no changes)
* debian/copyright: updated upstream authors
2005-08-23 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Include patch to fix CAN-2005-1857
* Patch manpage code typo
2003-11-09 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: pre-depend on dpatch
* debian/rules: use dpatch
* upstream dragging the chain applying patch, so I have (closes: #199285)
2003-10-25 - Andrew Pollock <>
simpleproxy (3.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: cosmetic changes to package descriptions
* debian/rules: made compliant with section 10.1 of policy
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version to 3.6.1
* debian/watch: switched to version 2 file format

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