1

I've generated private key and hostname to my onion domain using scallion, and I have tried to copy and paste it into the hidden service directory, to the "hostname" and "privatekey" files, but wheb I tried to start tor it showed me an error. scallion generated for me 13 keys and domains, but none of them worked. I copied the hostname and got down a line, and I entered the private key including "----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY----" and the same but to the end "end rsa...", but it didn't work. Does anybody ever tried host hidden service on windows and change hostname? what am I doing wrong?

(tor configure to the right folder directory)

migrated from security.stackexchange.com Jan 10 at 14:05

This question came from our site for information security professionals.

  • What is the error? – Michael Hampton Jan 8 at 17:47
  • I tried to change onion domain to one I have generated using scallion, and when I restarted TOR it returned error. – A.naam 2 days ago
  • But you need to say what the error is! – Michael Hampton 2 days ago

Your Answer

By clicking "Post Your Answer", you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy, and that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.