iodine - Tunnel IPv4 data through a DNS server

Property Value
Distribution FreeBSD 12
Repository FreeBSD Ports Quarterly amd64
Package filename iodine-0.7.0_1.txz
Package name iodine
Package version 0.7.0
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type txz
Category net
License ISCL
Download size 59.05 KB
Installed size 174.09 KB
This is a piece of software that lets you tunnel IPv4 data through a DNS
server. This can be usable in different situations where Internet access is
firewalled, but DNS queries are allowed.
Groups: _iodined
- DOCS: on
To start iodined at boot, put these lines to your rc.conf:
iodined_password="Passw0rd"         # tunnel password
iodined_domain=""      # tunnel domain
Note that the password is visible from process list. The default ip
on the tunnel interface is set to You can change it with
the ``iodined_addr'' variable in rc.conf.
You need to delegate the tunnel domain for iodined use. Add things
like these to the DNS zone file:
iodined	IN	A
t		IN	NS
Replace with your server's (the one you run iodined) IP.
To run the client,
iodine -f -u _iodined -t /var/empty
Replace with your DNS server.
See iodine(1) for more information.


Package Version Architecture Repository
iodine-0.7.0_1.txz 0.7.0 i386 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
iodine-0.7.0_1.txz 0.7.0 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Latest
iodine-0.7.0_1.txz 0.7.0 i386 FreeBSD Ports Latest
iodine - - -


Type URL
Binary Package iodine-0.7.0_1.txz
Source Package net/iodine

Install Howto

Install iodine txz package:

# pkg install iodine

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