How to use Socks Proxy in Suse Linux Blog

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http://lpilinux.com – If you have difficulty browsing on your Linux workstation at work, say, because of filters and such, this will make your day. One other thing is that you need a Linux server that is outside your network at work. Once you have this, you can use ssh to create a socks proxy. Even as an un-privileged user, type in this command: ssh -D 8080 @ Replace with your username and with your remote Linux server host name. Once that’s successful, pop open Firefox. G (HowTos)