[tor-relays] tor relay recommended upgrade procedure?
alexander at dietrich.cx
Tue Mar 18 14:11:03 UTC 2014
You should probably use the Tor project's package repository.
See this page for details:
PGP Key: 0xC55A356B | https://dietrich.cx/pgp
On 2014-03-18 13:57, Zenaan Harkness wrote:
> Currently running Debian's stable/wheezy version of tor which 0.2.3.25
> on my first relay, gracemissionstor.
> I discovered the torproject deb repository here (of course):
> The following google search:
> debian upgrade site:torproject.org
> didn't give much.
> But the following search:
> "tor relay" upgrade site:torproject.org
> and the FAQ which includes:
> which relates how to keep the same relay id when upgrading.
> Is there a recommended procedure for upgrading tor relay?
> Should I upgrade asap now that I've realised torproject has more
> recent (0.2.4) stable version of tor?
> Or should I just wait until I have to reboot the server (don't know
> when that could be) or until a security alert comes around from tor
> Perhaps I should just rely on the debian package to do the right thing
> regardless (which for most services is to restart the service, but I
> guess could be 'do nothing until next reboot' if the packager decided
> that was wise).
> Seeking some guidance on this issue thanks,
> tor-relays mailing list
> tor-relays at lists.torproject.org
More information about the tor-relays