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Creates a secure private network between hosts

'tinc' is a Virtual Private Network (VPN) daemon that uses tunneling and encryption to create a secure private network between multiple hosts on the Internet. This tunneling lets VPN sites to share information with each other over the Internet without exposing any information.


User manual available in HTML format from http://tinc.nl.linux.org/documentation/tinc; User manpages included and available in HTML format from http://tinc.nl.linux.org/docs


Download version 1.0.30 (stable)
released on 30 October 2016


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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlater with exceptionJanet Casey14 August 2003

Leaders and contributors

Ivo Timmermans Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://www.tinc-vpn.org/subversion

Software prerequisites

Required to useOpenSSL
Required to usezlib
Required to useLZO

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 9 January 2017.


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