Bug#465809: ITP: hpt -- Creates a TCP tunnel through http and https proxies
Quoting Russell Stuart (email@example.com):
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: Russell Stuart <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * Package name : hpt
> Version : 1.1
> Upstream Author : Russell Stuart <email@example.com>
> * URL : http://www.stuart.id.au/russell/files/http-proxy-tunnel/
> * License : EPL
> Description : Creates a TCP tunnel through http and https proxies
"tunnelling utility through HTTP and HTTPS proxies"
to better fit the write style recommended in DevRef.
> This package installs http-proxy-tunnel. Http-proxy-tunnel creates
> TCP tunnels through a series of http and https proxies. It differs
> from other tunnelling programs such as corkscrew in that with the
> right additional magic (described in the README) you can create an
> ssh tunnel using the same TCP port web pages are served from.