i am thinking to write a apk. i will use orbot proxy ( i can change tor identity on ubuntu (sudo service tor restart). my question is;

can i change orbot (tor) identity from my apk on same device?

(sorry for bad english)

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Yes, you can - it's not dependent on APK or other package-style stuff. Just use Tor control protocol and do whatever you need to do over network

  • It's often easier to use SOCKS and change the password to get a new circuit. Take a look at this answer. Apr 8, 2017 at 21:11

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