[tor-relays] Relay down, "rejected", help

Roger Dingledine arma at mit.edu
Mon Apr 21 09:37:39 UTC 2014

On Sat, Apr 19, 2014 at 02:15:52PM -0800, I wrote:
> >>> 
> > Wow, I always thought that *was* the "safe" way to run arm.  I wonder
> > where we both got the advice to do it the dangerous way.
> from ARM
>  [ARM_NOTICE] Arm is currently running with root permissions. This is not a good idea, and will still work perfectly well if it's run with the same user as
>    Tor (ie, starting with "sudo -u debian-tor arm").



Damian is planning to revise arm at some point, but at least this part
of it has been frozen without much development for a long time now.

If you want to help out, this might be a good opportunity. :)


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