[tor-bugs] #3825 [Tor Hidden Services]: Hidden service unavailable even though I know its up

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Sat Aug 27 01:46:01 UTC 2011

#3825: Hidden service unavailable even though I know its up
 Reporter:  atoruser             |          Owner:                   
     Type:  defect               |         Status:  needs_information
 Priority:  normal               |      Milestone:                   
Component:  Tor Hidden Services  |        Version:  Tor: unspecified 
 Keywords:                       |         Parent:                   
   Points:                       |   Actualpoints:                   
Changes (by rransom):

  * status:  new => needs_information


 Replying to [ticket:3825 atoruser]:
 > I run several onion sites on various different dedicated servers.
 > These hidden services are all using Tor (which I believe is the
 latest stable release at the time of writing).
 > They have been using this tor version for many months without issue.
 > Recently myself and others have had spotty results trying to access
 these services.
 > I can take 10-20 attempts always getting the error "[Notice] Tried for
 120 seconds to get a connection to [scrubbed]:80. Giving up. (waiting for
 > If I watch the vidalia tor network map when its trying to connect, its
 building and closing circuits like crazy.
 > At the time I receive these errors, I am directly connected (no Tor) to
 the hidden service server via SSH and I can see that it is indeed up and
 running, and many people are accessing the site through Tor, but its not
 working for me.

 This sounds like the client-side part of #1297, which seems to have been
 fixed.  Are you using a version of Tor 0.2.2.x before  If
 so, upgrade to or

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/3825#comment:1>
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