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Connecting to freenode using irssi

After wrestling with this myself, here's what worked for me on Trisquel 7. Ingredients:- Tor Torsocks irssi an irc nick registered with freenode (for the sake of example, the nick is "mary" and the ...
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How to connect to freenode using Tor?

Freenode has a separate page titled »Accessing Freenode via Tor«. They run an own hidden service at the address irc://frxleqtzgvwkv7oz.onion. Just set up your client to connect to this address via Tor....
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How to connect to freenode using Tor?

You can't. Connection to chat.freenode.net established !kornbluth.freenode.net *** Looking up your hostname... !kornbluth.freenode.net *** Checking Ident !kornbluth.freenode.net *** Found your ...
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Tor browser and Google hangouts

The first thing to do - if it doesn't compromise you in any way - is to check these things work without Tor. The Google Talk client on Windows is no longer supported - it's not a problem with Tor. "...
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How do I join the #tor-dev IRC channel

Usually the best way to join IRC is by using an own client. Here you can save your settings and easily join. However when you want to use the Webchat you also need to be identified. So after you ...
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Ricochet tor version is out of date

The list of recommended versions contains 0.2.7.6, so it is not officially outdated. If you want to use a newer version of Tor with Ricochet, just copy or link the Tor binary to the directory where ...
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Using Tox(tox.chat) with Tor

Tox is pretty centralized and it's pretty terrible in a lot of ways, but those points aside peer-to-peer is fine. The problem with bittorrent is that it is high-volume peer-to-peer to a large number ...
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Tor browser and Google hangouts

I know that is not problem in Tor browser, but something has changed in Google account. Many webs use Javascript, Flash, html5, third party cookies and other things, which are not secure or good for ...
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Does Freenode IRC not support Tor exit nodes?

The status on #freenode currently says: Due to ongoing abuse the tor-sasl hidden service has been temporarily disabled
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Can I use Tor to make Tox chats anonymous?

Tor is designed to protect your network communications. While you can run a chat system over Tor, it can't defend against accidental application leaks. You'd have to fully review the application ...
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Video Chat with Tor

As I understand Tor and the way it works you could use Tortilla to route any type of traffic from any source through Tor.
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