How do I safely update a Tor relay installed on a VPS with Debian? (I don't want to lose the ID, because I'm taking part in the EFF Tor Challenge).


If you installed it via apt you can easily update it with apt-get upgrade. Your fingerprint shouldn't get lost during that process. For safety reasons backup your private key file. It is in the following directory:


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