Thanks for your answer and help.
I do see the problem I had with SOCKS. This is corrected now.
But Why do you specify both "-P4000" and the portnumber ":4000" for the
Will than mean that you may be able to change to connectingport on the
delegate to something else (may be ICQ do not support this ?).
> -- REPLYING TO THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE --
> From: Marco Morcos <email@example.com>
> Date: 06 Feb 1999 11:47:00 GMT
> Message-ID: <_A261@delegate-en.ML_>
> Hello Lars,
> The only problem is that the syntax is incorrect.
> To run the UDP relay in your delegate directory you should write:
> /var/spool/delegate/delegated -P4000
> and for socks:
> /var/spool/delegate/delegated -P1080 SERVER=socks
> Be sure to set up the ICQ client to use SOCKS 4 because
> delegate does not support socks 5 yet.
> Marco Makram Morcos
> > -- REPLYING TO THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE --
> > From: Lars Holmstrm <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Date: 05 Feb 1999 21:49:12 GMT
> > Message-ID: <_A260@delegate-en.ML_>
> > --
> > I have tried to setup a ICQ UDP relay together with my WEB-proxy,
> > NNTP-server etc, but with low successrate.
> > Unfortunely I have no experience in ICQ and have no software to run it
> > either. What I am trying to achieve is a service for our network clients
> > who has a strong wish for ICQ.
> > I have read almost all entries in this conference and also the reference
> > manual provided here.
> > I start up delege in /etc/rc.d/init.d/delegate by using the following
> > commands
> > /var/spool/delegate/delegated \
> > -P4000 SERVER="udprelay://icq.mirabilis.com"
> > This will create a logfile called 4000 which looks like the following :
> > 02/05 15:35:36.84  0+0: --INITIALIZATION START: 5.8.7 on
> > Linux/2.0.32--
> > 02/05 15:35:36.93  0+0: -- Fork(daemon): 1 -> 388
> > 02/05 15:35:36.93  0+0: server_open(delegate,:4000,listen=-1)
> > 02/05 15:35:36.93  0+0: server_open(delegate,:4000) BOUND
> > 02/05 15:35:36.94  0+0: <DeleGate/5.8.7 by email@example.com> 
> > -P4000 READY
> > 02/05 15:35:36.95  0+0: PORT= 4000/7
> > 02/05 15:35:36.98  0+0: OWNER=nobody =>
> > OWNER=nobody/nobody(nobody/nobody)
> > 02/05 15:35:37.01  0+0: REMITTABLE = udprelay
> > 02/05 15:35:37.04  0+0: RELIABLE: + (ClientSockHost) = - / 0
> > 02/05 15:35:37.04  0+0: RELIABLE: + (OutgoingIF) = .o / 0
> > 02/05 15:35:37.05  0+0: CMAP/SRC: + (ClientSockHost) = - / 0
> > 02/05 15:35:37.06  0+0: CMAP/SRC: + (OutgoingIF) = .o / 0
> > 02/05 15:35:37.06  0+0: ADMIN=larsh@yy..
> > protocol=udprelay(specialist)
> > 02/05 15:35:37.08  0+0: WORKDIR=/var/spool/delegate/work/4000
> > 02/05 15:35:37.14  0+0: arg SERVER=udprelay://icq.mirabilis.com
> > 02/05 15:35:37.19  0+0: DELEGATE_Modified: 36b8d0de
> > 02/05 15:35:37.19  0+0: --INITIALIZATION DONE--
> > I have experienced from my users that there are several configuration
> > options in ICQ
> > The following has been identified by me
> > - SOCKS4 Host
> > - SOCKS4 Port
> > - UDP Port allocation
> > Open an outgoing UDP port 4000 on my firewall
> > Use a mapped port on a Proxy
> > Proxy Server Host
> > Proxy server port
> > - I do not using SOCKS proxy ...
> > - I am using SOCK5 proxy ...
> > - I am using SOCK4 proxy ...
> > - I am behind a firewall or proxy
> > - I am not behind a firewall or proxy
> > Can someone which already have been doing this help me with a
> > description of
> > 1) What should be the configuration of ICQ
> > 2) A more detailed explenation of how delegate handle the requests and
> > forward/relaying them to the ICQ-server, from the ICQ programs point of
> > view
> > 3) COmments on the startup of delegate etc.
> > For example
> > Which will be the port delegate use for listening for ICQ requests from
> > the client ?
> > Can the listening port be changed via startup commands ?
> > Can multiple ICQ servers be used/reffered to from the same delegate
> > deamon ?
> > I am not very familiar with SOCKS. Can some one describe what SOCKS is
> > and its relation or use here ?
> > Best regards,
> > Lars