>To the outside world, it will appear that all connections
>come directly from the firewall host running the SOCKS
>server, so things will work in most cases. Obviously trying
>to connect to any sites with the same IP addresses as your
>internal networks will not work.
Not quite true. If the site with the 'illegal' (read not registered)
addresses also sits behind a firewall, the connection is to the firewall's
IP which HAS to be registered.
>Ultimately the illegal addresses should be got rid of if
>at all possible.
Stay tuned for developments on non-routed network addresses to handle
situations like this...