Tor 0.0.9rc1 is out

Nick Mathewson nickm at
Wed Nov 24 00:14:15 UTC 2004

On Tue, Nov 23, 2004 at 03:04:07AM -0800, Hideki Saito wrote:
> It seems like there are some problem with Windows service portion
> (although I'm aware it's something that "Still needs more work.")
> "Could not start the Tor 0.0.9 pre6 Win32 Service service on Local Computer.
> Error 1053: The service did not respond to the start or control
> request in a timely fashion."

Yes, it probably needs significant debugging; it probably isn't usable
yet by non-hacker types.  The known bugs are listed in a comment in
main.c around line 1235.

> Also, as it still says pre6, these needs update:
> C:\sources\tor-0.0.9rc1\src\or\main.c(72):#define GENSRV_SERVICENAME 
> TEXT("tor-009pre6")
> C:\sources\tor-0.0.9rc1\src\or\main.c(73):#define GENSRV_DISPLAYNAME 
> TEXT("Tor 0.0.9 pre6 Win32 Service")

Thanks!  Fixed in CVS.

Nick Mathewson
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