Socks proxy

Installing Dante Server

Download the latest version from and make sure you have Libwrap0-dev installed.

apt-get install Libwrap0-dev

Now Untar the package and configure and make

tar -cvzf dante-x.x.x.tar.gz
cd dante-x.x.x
sudo make && make install

Now you can make an init script to run on startup. Follow this link

Test Settings

using Dante proxy server you can test the authentication and functionality using curl from the command line

curl -v -x socks5://USER:PASSWORD@SERVERNAME:1080