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Can I find out how many relays the network has and possibly where they are located? The amount of relays and bridges over time is measured. It's also possible to see the country-specific amount. Can I learn about roles the relays play in the network? For example, how many exits/guards/middle (or combination) are there? The amount of assigned flags (e.g.,...


Edit (after realizing Homebrew is a osx only pakage manager): on OS X: To install arm: Simply install arm using brew install arm. To just view the logs: var/log dir doesn't exist by defult. You need ot make it under /usr/local/Cellar/tor/{Tor version}/ and perhaps turn notices or debug logs on in your torrc. And Tor will print logs on /usr/local/Cellar/...


Tor Metrics has a visualization of Tor Browser downloads and updates, It also has statistics on Tor Browser downloads by platform, In addition to statistics on Tor Browser downloads by locale, Blog post on Tor Browser section of Tor Metrics.


Yes, that's correct. There are two types of circuit handshakes -- the original, called the Tor Authentication Protocol in Ian's paper about it: and then the better one, called NTor:


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AS Number Within the Internet, an autonomous system (AS) is a collection of connected Internet Protocol (IP) routing prefixes under the control of one or more network operators on behalf of a single administrative entity or domain that presents a common, clearly defined routing policy to the Internet. Consensus Weight Weight assigned to this relay by ...

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