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GNU Httptunnel
Creates a data path in HTTP requests

Creates a bidirectional virtual data path tunnelled in HTTP requests. These requests can also be sent by an HTTP proxy, which is useful for users behind firewalls. If Web access is allowed through a proxy, it's possible to use httptunnel and telnet or PPP to connect to a computer outside the firewall.


User guide included


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Genium4 January 2017

Leaders and contributors

Andrew Gray Contributor
Philip Craig Contributor
John Bley Contributor
Andrew Mobbs Contributor
Shimayoshi Takao Contributor
Krishna Swaroop Contributor
Barak Pearlmutter Contributor
Stefan Berndtsson Contributor
Larry Gensch Contributor
Chris Lesiak Contributor
Teemu Hukkanen Contributor
Lars Brinkhoff Maintainer
Ludovic Rousseau Contributor
Christian Brideau Contributor
Tomes Berndtsson Contributor
Albert Chin-A-Young Contributor
Magnus Lundstum Contributor
Jeffrey S. Laing Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 February 2018.


"Debian" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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