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How does Whonix torify non-torified requests?

I'm confused as to how the Whonix Gateway works exactly under the hood versus Tails. With Tails we know that non-tor connections are blocked by iptables, and that you need to torify your application ...
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How to use torsocks with python urllib3 and along a domain name where ipv6 is availaible ? Or rather disable ɪᴘᴠ6 in that case?

Simply trying to access en.wikipedia.org with a python script where a huge stack of dependencies prevents configuring a proxy (would take a year in order to rewrite dependencies for getting proxy ...
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Not able to ssh over tor

I did setup and V3 hidden service for ssh but I'm not able to connect to the server through tor. When I run torify ssh USER@MYHIDDENSERVICEADDRESS.onionI get the following error: 1639811611 ERROR ...
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Site operator gets real IP when I do "torsocks curl example.org/file.zip"?

Quote from Reddit One thing, though: Don't think Torsocks is a jail. It's not even close. Applications can reach clearnet if they're explicitly trying. I download files with: torsocks curl example....
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How can I change the exit node used with torify

I run debian 10 and have a bash script with the command torify gpodder to launch gpodder and download podcasts. But some podcast hosts use cloudflare, which blocks some exit nodes but not others. In ...
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T0rlib4j - Make Java app access web via Tor

I went through all https://github.com/PanagiotisDrakatos/T0rlib4j/tree/master/src/main/java/net/sf/T0rlib4j/samples code, I read readme and searched internet for serveral hours but can't figure out ...
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What's the recommended timeout when torifying an application to access an onion service (torsocks .onion timeout)?

What does the Tor Project recommend to be the best timeout setting to use when contacting an onion service? I'm wrapping an ancient perl script with torsocks so that it can reach my website via its ....
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Does torify/torsocks give access to hidden services?

Most torify documentation is about accessing non-hidden services. Yet .onion address look like real tcp addresses, does torify make those available.
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What's the difference between torify, usewithtor, tsocks and torsocks?

I want to use an external application with Tor. I find 4 different commands for that, and I am not sure about their relations. usewithtor torify tsocks torsocks What's the relation between those 4 ...
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How to "Torify" requests to one specific web address

i would like to "Torify" requests from my computer to a specific web address. This web address is providing an API and I want to use information from this API using the Tor network. I have already ...
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SSH with torify/socks

I'm having a hard time understanding why torsocks/torify isn't working in this particular case. torify ssh user@remotemachine torsocks ssh user@remotemachine When I do the following command when I ...
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would torify use the same circuit as tbb when both are in operation?

Let's say I'm using both tbb and torify at the same time. For e.g. I'm using tor to browser/look at tor.stackexchange.com. At the same time I am running torify on a different url say https://aaa.bbb....
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Is GPG request routed through Tor or should I use torify? (Tails)

Is a default GPG request routed through Tor by default on Tails or should I wrap it around Torify. For example: gpg --receive-keys "0x2bd5824b7f9470e6" or it should be: torify gpg --receive-keys "...
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torsocks over torsocks? (by accident)

Sometimes I'll $ torsocks --shell, then forget I'm in a torified shell and hours later do $ torsocks curl https://website.com. Does torsocks know not to do tor over tor? Is there some kind of idiot ...
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Is it safe to pipe profanity through torsocks?

profanity.im is a console based XMPP client written in C. It doesn't (unfortunately) have any kind of proxy support built-in. Is is safe to use torsocks with a console based program like profanity?
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Can I torify all connections going through my hotspot? [duplicate]

I am connected to the Internet through eth0 and I run hotspot with wlan0: create_ap wlan0 wlan0 MyAccessPoint MyPassPhrase Is it possible to torify the connections made by the users connected to ...
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firefox proxy settings [duplicate]

I want to connect to the Tor network using firefox, I installed tor via apt and it's running on port 9001, so I set mozzila proxy settings for http on 127.0.0.1:9001 but I cannot get the connexion "...
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How can Wget be configured to work with Torify securely?

How can I find out how to configure wget to work securely with torify? The official documentation for doing it seems outdated. I'm using Ubuntu Linux 16.04, with tor installed from the repositories, ...
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Should I worry about this torify (torsocks) warning?

WARNING torsocks[4382]: [syscall] Unsupported syscall number 319. Denying the call (in tsocks_syscall() at syscall.c:465) I've seen other reports on different websites with different numbers. I was ...
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How can I force terminal to use Tor on Ubuntu

I wanted to install a program on terminal but it's blocked. How do I torfiy my terminal to fetch the package over Tor?
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