mix(8) starts the proxyserver of the an.on anonymizing proxy project.


mix [-j] [OPTIONS...]


This manual page documents briefly the mix command.

This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

ix is the a proxyserver which sends your httprequest through a chain of anonymizing proxyservers to anonymize it. Even for the JAP-Admins it is impossible to allocate the request to your IP-Address.


This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below. For a complete description, see the Info files.

-a --autoreconnect
auto reconnects if connection to first mix was lost
-d --daemon
start as daemon.
-j --localproxy
act as local proxy (mandatory)
-l --logdir=<dir>
directory where log files go to
-n --next=<ip:port>
first mix of cascade
-p --port=<[host:]port|path>
listening on [host:]port|path
-s --socksport=<portnumber>
listening port for socks
-v --version
effective user
-? --help
Show help message
Display brief usage message


This manual page was written by David Spreen [email protected] for the Debian system (but may be used by others). This manual was published as free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or any later version.