Quoting from the project's sourceforge page:
Fling is a new suite of internet protocols that perform the function of DNS, TCP, and UDP in a manner that's both untraceable and untappable. Fling protects clients from servers, servers from clients, and both from an eavesdropper in-between. The result is that anyone can serve or retrieve any data, without fear of censure.
Fling has not released any files yet, it is in the "one developer; prototype, redesign, and first build" stage.
In essence, Fling is an "onion-skin routing" system, plus a rootless name-server system that allows lookup of "route balls" by human-readable hierarchical machine name.
This project has the following developers:
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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