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How do I link to the directories of the libraries needed to build a static tor binary on Ubuntu?

./configure --enable-gpl --enable-nss --enable-static-tor --with-openssl-dir=usr/bin/openssl --with-libevent-dir=/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libevent-2.1.so.7.0.1 --with-zlib-dir=/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libz....
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Tor Browser on Mac: Error "553 Unable to set option: Failed to bind one of the listener ports"

I'm encountering an issue with the Tor Browser on my Mac. Every time I try to connect, I receive the following error message: SETCONF DisableNetwork=0 -> 553 Unable to set option: Failed to bind ...
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torrc file in Mac OS High Sierra

I installed tor via brew: brew install tor I am able to start tor from the command line, and the directory that tor is looking for the config file /usr/local/etc/tor does not exists after the ...
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Running tor without sudo on Ubuntu?

Context When I try to install tor without sudo, using apt install tor Ubuntu 20.04 returns: E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock-frontend - open (13: Permission denied) E: Unable to acquire ...
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Tor Unexpectedly Exited. This might be due to a bug in Tor itself, another program... MAC OSX Sierra

Seen many posts on this with no working solution. Installed Tor via website for Mac OS Sierra. Can't see any other Tor process running in Activity Monitor. Inside my torbrowser.app I double clicked ...
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I can not start my Tor relay on my Fedora system

This is the lines that I added to the torrc file Nickname myNiceRelay # Change "myNiceRelay" to something you like ContactInfo your@e-mail # Write your e-mail and be aware it will be ...
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Download Error 404 while running torbrowser-launcher on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS. tor-browser-linux64-12.0.2_en-US.tar.xz.asc not available

I'm trying to install Tor browser from this article over here. I'm using methon no. 2: Install Tor browser launcher using APT (Alternate Method). I'm using Ubuntu 22.04 LTS, so I've made sure the ...
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I am having trouble with starting tor service

I am using Kali Linux, and have installed tor service via apt-get. After executing sudo systemctl start tor, but https://check.torproject.org/ says I am not using tor. Here is some information I found ...
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Enable the Torproject package repository STEP 3 & 4

I was able to edit the file and add the entries but now im on step 3 and 4 and nothing seems to happen … Step 3 wget -qO- https: // deb.torproject. org/torproject.org/...
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Safest way to change the permissions of this file so that I can can configure tor package repository and add :

Safest way to change the permissions of this file so that I can can configure tor package repository and add : deb [signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/tor-archive-keyring.gpg] https://deb.torproject.org/...
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Multiple onion services

I eventually would like to have multiple onion services running on my from my laptop. Im trying to download tor client not browser on my Librem 14 (debian) and also have apache2 configured . im trying ...
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When I go to install the demo content in the tools and click on Install the template that I uploaded,in wordpris it is not wanted, and I see this sign

I want a solution, please. Yesterday I downloaded the template from Team Forest, and I want to install it, but whoever has the situation does not respond, please contact me.
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How to show the Tor Browser, again the menu items that are hidden compared to the esr version?

The Tor Browser is based on a Firefox-esr browser. Source: https://www.linux-magazin.de/news/kritische-luecken-in-firefox-esr-thunderbird-und-tor-browser/ With the Tor Browser, some menu items that ...
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Tor browser not launching after installation on Kali

This is my first post on the community, any help is much appreciated. I did install both tor and torbrowser-launcher on my Kali machine, but when I tried to run the command "torbrowser-launcher&...
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Trying to reach the Alpha Bay marketplace first time using Tor

I am trying to buy something on Alpha Bay but I am not sure how to get to the Alpha Bay website and how do I know it's the real one and not a spoofed mirror site. I am using an iPhone and just went to ...
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Cannot "Install by Cloning"

I am at the phase of installation of TAILS 3.0 where I need to clone TAILS onto my second USB. when I click the install by cloning button the window closes and no menu comes up at all. I am hoping ...
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Change instructions or add alternative for adding gpg key

I have been trying to reinstall a tor bridge relay. When following the instructions on the following page https://support.torproject.org/apt/tor-deb-repo/ in the section starting "3. Then add ...
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Use the Tor service without using Tor browser?

I just want to use the tor service in my ubuntu 16.04 and use the tor network without the browser of tor because i want to use it in palemoon browser. How i could do it? Some way to use tor service ...
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Problem with adding gpg while installing Tor browser: Permission denied

I've been following instructions from the torproject.org to install Tor on Ubuntu Focal Fossa. While running the following code: wget -qO- https://deb.torproject.org/torproject.org/...
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WARN: Could not find a node that matches the configured _HSLayer2Nodes set

can anyone explain to me, how to interpret this Log-Message? [WARN] Could not find a node that matches the configured _HSLayer2Nodes set Running Tor 0.4.7.7 on Debian Bullseye.
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TorBrowser installer can't be opened

I am running an iMac OS 10.15 (Catalina) and tried to install TorBrowser. I successfully downloaded the .dmg, but when I tried to load it I received an error message "updater can't be opened because ...
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I can't install Tor, asking for bridge?

Yesterday I may have accidentally deleted a file that Tor uses. I tried to use Tor today and I tried to update it. I am not able to install it at all now. Here is the message I get "No provided ...
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I have setup tor on Ubuntu 16.04 using Apache2 It works for an http site, but, I want to make it and https site.

In researching how to do this I notice that I have to purchase an ssl certificate to get it to work. Is this the only way to do this? I am running the onion server from my home computer. It is not ...
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Open more Tor Browser instances on WIndows?

I've searched an tried many guide...but now, on WIndows, how can i open more instances of tor (also via batch file? I followed some guide, that tell to modify the torrc.defaults file adding the ...
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nyx - Unable to connect to tor. Maybe it's running without a ControlPort?

I'm running Ubuntu 18.04 server, headless and installed tor using the debian instructions on the tor project. However, nyx will not run to show me tor connection information, when I enter nyx I ...
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Tor Browser does not have permission to access the profile... Win 10/64

I've looked at the other questions regarding this message, and none of the "cures" work for me. Not even running as administrator. The "profile" it's complaining it can't access......
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Tor doesn't work until I run "Tor" in the terminal

[email protected] fails to run and journalctl -eu tor@default outputs this - https://campfirebg.eu5.org/upload/log.txt Any help?
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Tor does not create new .onion address after reinstall to v3

My tor server stopped working vecause v2 has been deprecated. I could not get it into creating new v3 .onion address, so I uninstalled tor and installed again. Here is part of my torrc file: ...
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Giving error while installing TOR on window 7

Giving error while installing TOR on window 7. ref screenshot. i formatted my latpot and installed new window.before it is working in same window which i installed again
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When the domain is called, port 8080 is attached?

I am trying to create a hidden service in TOR this due to learning reasons. It all seems to work fine when I want to use this normally with HTML. But as soon as I want to install a dynamic web ...
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user access to /var/lib/tor denied after fresh tor install on raspberry pi 4

Raspberry PI 4 running Raspbian Full Install, I followed the instructions at https://community.torproject.org/onion-services/setup/install/ following the debian/ubuntu section but using the default ...
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no package when using "yum install tor"

Last day ,I buy the vsp service. but there are no package when using "yum install tor" . It worked when I use vmware locally. epel has been installed already by :yum install epel-release why I got ...
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Untrusted Valid Signature Tails-amd64-3.1.iso.sig

After download ISO and try to verify the ISO.sig comes up : tails-amd64-3.1.iso:Untrusted Valid Signature Valid but untrusted signature by on 2017-08-09 So what is the play now? How bad is this ...
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I am getting "signature verification failed"

I downloaded Tor some while ago but never really used it. Recently I started it up and got "Signature Verification Failed. You may be under attack or there might just be a network problem. Click start ...
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Why did Tor Client from Browser in Windows cannot connect to Tor Network using a user-provided Tor Bridge Information

My goal: Establish Tor network from Tor Browser (in Windows 10) using a user-provided Tor Bridge. What I did so far: Following this Tor Wiki, I set an obfs4 Tor Bridge up in an Ubuntu 16.04 machine. ...
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Can´t start Tor

I´m using a netbook with windows xp. Here is the log: 7/25/2018 21:04:40 PM.800 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing ...
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How to host TOR in remote server to use as proxy

I am doing web scraping, and I am using tor as my proxy service. I am using ubuntu 20.4.x and python 3.9. As I have installed tor in my local system, I am using: proxies = { 'http': 'socks5://127....
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ORPort NoAdvertise & NoListen Not Working

I'm having issues when implementing the NoAdvertise & NoListen options of the ORPort directive and am hoping someone here might be able to point me in the right direction. I can get Tor to ...
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apt-key is deprecated. clarify instructions?

following instructions at https://support.torproject.org/apt/tor-deb-repo/ step 3: Then add the gpg key used to sign the packages by running the following commands at your command prompt # wget -qO- ...
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Is this the most current way of setting up TOR on Android?

I am in the process of getting TOR browser installed & setup on an LG Android phone. Here is what I've done so far... I was first using Orbot & Inbrowser, but for various reasons I have ...
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How to build and install Tor from the source code from Git repository?

I want to build Tor from source code. Also, I was wondering if this source builds just the Tor service, or it includes the Tor Browser itself? If not, how can the Tor service that I built and ...
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Tor Broswer does not have permission to enter the profile

I downloaded Tor browser but every time i attempt to launch it all i get is this message: "Tor Browser does not have permission to enter the profile. Please adjust you file system settings and ...
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Creating private and isolated Tor network using raspberry pis

I am thinking about setting up a private Tor network isolated from the Internet. My plan is to connect about 10 raspberry pis to an ethernet switch. I would run a client, a hidden service in two ...
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Tor stuck at start-up

I have been using Tor for while. It was working fine but today it refuses to start. It gets stuck here (at start-up): Apr 29 08:06:14.918 [notice] Tor 0.4.4.0-alpha-dev (git-b6e60f26dd04fa4f) running ...
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install latest tor on xp

On my xp SP3 machine I wish to install the latest TOR update. I am not interested in Windows upgrade. Only TOR upgrade. Since I cannot use the installer package, how can I continue to upgrade ...
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Any tor users who are looking to run relays on Windows?

So this is a tool I made which allows easy operation of tor relays on Windows. Made for people who have Windows but want to run relay without pain of Linux VM. Features: Auto installs tor and keeps up ...
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how to make tor functions on Heroku

How can I make Tor functions on Heroku? I'm using tor as a proxy rotator along with my python project for web crawling. Everything works fine on localhost but I don't find how to make tor functions ...
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When I download tor from its original site, am i downloading a complete browser or just the software to connect to a tor network

I downloaded tor for linux, named "tor-browser-linux64-10.0.7_en-US.tar.xz" from its official site, which I believe is called the browser bundle. I started tor by runnning ./start-tor-...
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Tor started but permission denied

I am a beginner who has been stuck while trying to get tor up and running on my MacOS for some time now. I installed tor with homebrew and was able to get it successfully launched in the terminal with ...
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Tor stuck at establishing a connection

I'm trying to use the Tor web browser to bypass my school's Barracuda and FortiNET web filter. I used a bootable linux USB to get Tor but when I try and connect it just sits at Establishing a ...