Socks proxy

Installing Dante Server

Download the latest version from https://www.inet.no/dante/download.html and make sure you have Libwrap0-dev installed.

apt-get install Libwrap0-dev
wget https://www.inet.no/dante/files/dante-x.x.x.tar.gz

Now Untar the package and configure and make

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

Now you can make an init script to run on startup. Follow this link https://blog.frd.mn/how-to-set-up-proper-startstop-services-ubuntu-debian-mac-windows/

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 http://www.google.com/