Unanswered Questions

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unable to retrieve tor network settings

On whonix 9.6, I can't access the Tor network settings, getting this message "Unable to retrieve Tor settings. Please ensure Tor is running". I want to setup transparent proxying.
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Blocked exit node keeps coming back!

I got several exit nodes blocked by country in my "torrc defaults" file. This is what the script looks like: StrictNodes 1 ExitNodes {ru} ExcludeExitNodes ...
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Can someone explain these bridge stats?

I have these stats: # cat /var/lib/tor/stats/bridge-stats bridge-stats-end 2015-02-13 04:17:28 (86400 s) bridge-ips cn=8,es=8,us=8 bridge-ip-versions v4=8,v6=0 bridge-ip-transports ...
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Tor Browser will not browse anything

I recently downloaded Tor on my MAC and it connected just fine but the browser is stuck on the "Congratulations!" page. I can't even go to Startpage. The tab just says "connecting..." but then it ...
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Tor router with Obfsproxy and Tor DNS

I've struggled in in vain to setup a tor Access Point router which uses obfsproxy bridge. My torrc reads: TransListenAddress 192.168.1.1 TransPort 9040 WarnUnsafeSocks 1 ######## obfs ORPort ...
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Something Went Wrong!"

I try to connect on Tor, but I always got the same message "Something Went Wrong!" It appears after deleting the previous version (3.x) to the new one (4.x) When I try to change my identity it's ...
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Why adding Guard-Exit (EE) node in Tor yeild more catch probability than adding guard and exit node separately?

The following is the default Tor network in shadow simulator: Total BW of Guard flagged nodes=258.15 MB/S Total BW of Middle nodes=23.69 MB/S Total BW of Exit flagged nodes=13.23 MB/S Total BW ...
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Tor close control connections

When I'm using ARM for Tor, and close it (via menu -> exit or q) it seems to leave the connection open. It seems so, because when I reopen it, I see the following line in the log: 11:14:30 [NOTICE] ...
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How to store certifcates over session?

How can I store trusted certificates for e.g. HTTPS in a manner, that they are still available after restarting of Tor Browser Bundle?
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Tail live cd checksum

If you made USB stick in Linux with the official method, then you first insert the USB stick of Tails Live OS, then run "Disks" from the menu, you can see the USB stick, click it and at the right side ...
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How is the identity encoded to display the fingerprint

I am looking to encode the identity of a router retrieved from the consensus to give me it's finger print, what is the encoding method used to transform the identity to the fingerprint ? Thanks
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New Tor HIdden service specification

i am doing some background research for my PhD on anonymity networks i read that there is going to be some pretty major changes to hidden services but can not find an accurate up to date list of all ...
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Unable to connect to Tor network using TLS

I'm behind a corporate proxy, Tor always worked fine (using bridges) until few days ago, it seems that now the proxy only accepts TLS connections (no SSLv2/v3); Is there a way to solve this issue? I ...
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I cannot log-in, in hangout when using Tor Browser

I log-in my google plus page normally by using Tor Browser. However,I cannot use hangouts in google plus ,it says "please sign in to chat with your friends",and I tried so many times to sign in, but ...
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Tor hidden service bandwith question

I have a newbie question here. When you setup a Tor hidden service do you yourself use up bandwidth on your network or does is the traffic attributed to the relay?

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