New add-on as of Core Update 149.
socat is command line utility that establishes bidirectional transfers data locations. socat stands for SOcket CAT.
socat is a relay for bidirectional data transfer between two independent data channels. Each of these data channels may be a file, pipe, device (serial line etc. or a pseudo terminal), a socket (UNIX, IP4, IP6 - raw, UDP, TCP), an SSL socket, proxy CONNECT connection, a file descriptor (stdin etc.), the GNU line editor (readline), a program, or a combination of two of these. These modes include generation of "listening" sockets, named pipes, and pseudo terminals. 1
socat can be installed with the Pakfire web interface or via the console:
pakfire install socat
There is no web interface for this Addon. To run this Addon open the client console or terminal and access the IPFire box via SSH.