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Each relay only knows the two adjacent clients/servers on a circuit. So the guard sees the client and middle, but not the exit. The middle sees the guard and exit, but not the client. The exit sees the middle and the destination server. A single relay should never be able to link the client to the destination server. The tor software does not log connections ...


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I believe what you're looking for is Nyx: https://nyx.torproject.org/


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Yes it will work and it will be the same as running it directly on a laptop. There are some caveats though: Tor expects nodes to be stable. If you are regularly rebooting your laptop or VM or removing the USB, then this isn't a stable connection and the relay will never see much traffic. A better option would be to just install Tor on a cheap dedication ...


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Entry nodes generally know your IP address, the IP address of the next hop and and they can see traffic patterns. Tor sends so called cells, they have all the same size and are padded if necessary. This helps to avoid traffic correlation and figuring out the exact amount of traffic sent. This provides some protection but a sophisticated adversary might still ...


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