Tor and an HTTPS server sharing port 443 (was: Re: xxx-draft-spec-for-TLS-normalization.txt)

Nick Mathewson nickm at
Thu Feb 3 00:26:29 UTC 2011

2011/2/2 Bjarni Rúnar Einarsson <bre at>:
> Yeah, I'm asking you to run a gigantic python program as root... sorry about
> that! Only way I know to get port 443... :-)

Run on some other (nonprivileged) port, then use firewall rules to
port-forward port 443 to the port it's running on.  There are
instructions for doing this with Tor at

; it should be easy to adapt them as needed.


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