Questions tagged [torcheck]

TorCheck is a website hosted by the Tor Project for determining if a visitor is using Tor or not. It is usually a user's first step in identifying if their Tor connection is configured correctly.

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False negative for well known relay

https://check.torproject.org/ told me that I wasn't using Tor. So I checked the IP and it was listed on https://metrics.torproject.org/rs https://metrics.torproject.org/exonerator.html https://check....
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Whonix cannot sync time

I am trying to sync the time on both whonix gateway and workstation but am getting the following connectivity errors upon running whonixcheck with the verbose flag set. On the gateway I get: $ ...
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How to plot different results in Shadow with Scallion

I'm using Shadow to run a network simulation of Tor, with the scallion plug-in. When parsing and plotting the results, I only managed to retrieve the 'results-timing' graph. How do I parse and ...
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Is there a less privacy-invasive way to automate checking whether Tor is being used on the machine than this?

I currently make a HTTPS request to: https://check.torproject.org/ I then check if the output contains this anywhere: Congratulations. This browser is configured to use Tor. If it does, I return &...
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Can others programs detect that Tor is opening?

I want to ask that, if a website can detect multiple tabs/browsers are opening, can it also detects Tor?
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If check.torproject.org shows congratulations message, that means my setup is working correctly?

Warning: It may looks like stupid question. I use Expert Bundle instead of Tor Browser and config Firefox to use it (I have my reasons). now when I visit https://check.torproject.org/ I see following ...