I am currently using SSH tunneling to connect to the internet via a remote computer using the -D ssh argument. I've recently run across a problem with this solution -- the SSH protocol decreases the MTU significantly. I'm not at all worried about security, and am just looking for the most light weight way of creating a similar dynamic application-level port forwarding solution.
The question does not make much sense, since the
If you meant the overhead of SSH, however, you can use a plain SOCKS proxy to avoid it. This is in fact the same protocol that