GoAgent

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GoAgent
Python-logo-notext.svg
GoAgent Beta screenshot
GoAgent Beta screenshot
Developer(s)phus.lu, HewigOvens
Last release3.2.3 (November 22, 2014; 3 years ago (2014-11-22)[1]) [±]
Repository Edit this at Wikidata
Operating systemCross Platform(Base OnPython)
TypeProxy server
LicenseGPL v2
Websitegoagent.github.io (defunct)
Chinese Wikipedia main page with GoAgent validation certificate in the Firefox web browser

GoAgent is a GNU GPL open-source cross-platform network access software. It is mainly written with Python and supports Windows, OS X, Linux and most Linux-based OS like Android and OpenWrt. It uses Google App Engine servers to provide users with a free proxy service to gain access to blocked information.[2] It is normally used with web browsers.

GoAgent was eventually shut down at the request of Chinese law enforcement.[3] A project called XX-Net claims to be "A Reborn GoAgent",[4] with its first release in January 2015.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ GoAgent更新历史(in Chinese)
  2. ^ "How to set up your own free Proxy / VPN with GoAgent". YouTube. Retrieved 16 September 2013.
  3. ^ https://washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/the-cat-and-mouse-game-between-chinas-censors-and-internet-activists/2016/06/14/77f2b3a8-1dd9-11e6-b6e0-c53b7ef63b45_story.html
  4. ^ "XX-Net English Home Page".
  5. ^ "XX-Net first release commit on GitHub".

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