Provided by: filterproxy_0.30-6_all
filterproxy - a filtering web proxy
This manual page documents briefly the filterproxy command. This
manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because
the original program does not have a manual page.
filterproxy is a perl script that acts as a generic web proxy. It is
unique in that it allows "Modules" to be installed that can perform
arbitrary transofrmations on HTML (or any other mime-type). Currently
it filters ads, and compresses HTML content (for a 5-1 speedup on
modems!) Configuration is done with web forms.
A summary of options is included below.
-h Show summary of options.
Specify an alternate config file (default is
Specify the port to which FilterProxy will bind (default is
-n Do not daemonize: stay connected to the terminal from which it
was started and print debugging messages.
This manual page was written by Kenneth Vestergaard Schmidt
<firstname.lastname@example.org>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used
March 10, 2001 FILTERPROXY(8)