[tor-dev] [PATCH] Pinning middle nodes for HSes: anti-guard-discovery

Nick Mathewson nickm at freehaven.net
Mon Nov 24 06:53:34 UTC 2014

On Sat, Nov 8, 2014 at 12:07 PM, George Kadianakis <desnacked at riseup.net> wrote:
> I don't expect this to be merged in mainline Tor, but if any HS
> operators feel like they need it, here it is.

Make a ticket for it please, just in case?

> I coded it fast and it seems to work for me, but please inform me of
> any bugs.
> You can use it by adding a line like this in your torrc:
> """
> HSRendezvousMiddleNodes TorLand1
> """
> (BTW, I'm not advocating TorLand1, it's just a random relay name I
> thought of. Please use your own web of trust.)

Also, it's a much much better idea to specify by key than by nickname.
Nicknames are on their way out.

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