I installed a cloud bridge on Amazon EC2. Now I wanted to find it using Globe (http://globe.rndm.de/). But what name do I search for? I didn't choose one.
You can either search for bridges by nickname, or hashed fingerprint. The nickname starts with
ec2bridge, and the hashed fingerprint is a 40-character hex string. Here's a Globe query for all EC2 bridges http://globe.rndm.de/#/search/query=ec2bridge that should include your bridge, too.
Now, I'm not sure what's the easiest way to find out either nickname or hashed fingerprint of your EC2 bridge. You'll probably have to log into your EC2 instance and look up either information. But I can't give you a howto for that right now. (Maybe somebody else who's running an EC2 bridge can step in here?)
Your bridge's nickname is found in
/etc/tor/torrc on your ec2 instance (log in with ssh to get here, then type
I found this information here:
You can then search for this nickname in Globe (though you may have to wait about a day for it to show up).