tsocks provides transparent network access through a SOCKS version 4 or 5 proxy. tsocks intercepts the calls applications make to establish TCP connections and transparently proxies them as necessary.
Author: Shaun Clowes
Maintainer: Sebastian Czech <t2_ [at] arcor [dot] de>
Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).
Build time (on reference hardware): 5% (relative to binutils)2
Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.06 MB, 12 files
Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.
2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).