[tor-relays] setting up a Tor exit node

Andreas Krey a.krey at gmx.de
Thu Nov 29 10:57:09 UTC 2012

On Thu, 29 Nov 2012 11:50:13 +0000, esolve esolve wrote:
> You mean I can't make it only function as an exit node using TBB?
> or it is no way to make it function only as an exit node except that I
> modify the source codes?

Path selection is done on the originating tor node; if you announce
yourself as an exit node you implicitly also announce yourself as a
potential entry/middle node. You'd have to change everybody else's
source to be exit-only.


"Totally trivial. Famous last words."
From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@*.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2010 07:29:21 -0800

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