Below is the first thing that pops up when I run Nyx.

[Warn]Pluggable Transport process terminated with status code 1


Feb 18 07:41:42.000 [notice] Registered server transport 'obfs4' at '[::]:6969'

Feb 18 07:41:44.000 [notice] Self-testing indicates your ORPort is reachable from the outside. Excellent. Publishing server descriptor.

Feb 18 07:41:48.000 [notice] Performing bandwidth self-test...done.

Feb 18 07:47:43.000 [notice] New control connection opened from

Feb 18 08:30:04.000 [notice] Received reload signal (hup). Reloading config and resetting internal state.

Feb 18 08:30:04.000 [notice] Read configuration file "/etc/tor/torrc".

Feb 18 08:30:04.000 [notice] Tor opening log file.

Feb 18 08:30:04.000 [warn] Pluggable Transport process terminated with status code 1

Feb 18 08:33:31.000 [notice] New control connection opened from

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As who are you running the nyx command? I suggest as debian-tor user

sudo -u debian-tor nyx

or as root

runuser -u debian-tor nyx

And whats in your torrc regarding control port? Like port number, cookie authentication etc.

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