class SOCKSSocket

SOCKS is an Internet protocol that routes packets between a client and a server through a proxy server. SOCKS5, if supported, additionally provides authentication so only authorized users may access a server.

Public Class Methods

new(host, serv) → socket click to toggle source

Opens a SOCKS connection to host via the SOCKS server serv.

static VALUE
socks_init(VALUE sock, VALUE host, VALUE serv)
    static int init = 0;

    if (init == 0) {
        init = 1;

    return rsock_init_inetsock(sock, host, serv, Qnil, Qnil, INET_SOCKS);
new(host, serv) click to toggle source
# File lib/resolv-replace.rb, line 72
def initialize(host, serv)
  original_resolv_initialize(IPSocket.getaddress(host), port)

Public Instance Methods

close() click to toggle source

Closes the SOCKS connection.

static VALUE
socks_s_close(VALUE sock)
    rb_io_t *fptr;

    GetOpenFile(sock, fptr);
    shutdown(fptr->fd, 2);
    return rb_io_close(sock);