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filterproxy - a filtering web proxy
This manual page documents briefly the
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.
Show summary of options.
Specify an alternate config file (default is /etc/filterproxy/filterproxy.conf)
Specify the port to which FilterProxy will bind (default is 8888)
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 by others).