[tor-relays] Tor Relay Setup

teor teor2345 at gmail.com
Sat Feb 24 21:03:03 UTC 2018

>> Feb 24 10:45:08.000 [warn] You are running Tor as root. You don't need to, and you probably shouldn't.

You should set the User option to an unprivileged user in your torrc.

> On 25 Feb 2018, at 04:59, s7r <s7r at sky-ip.org> wrote:
> The IP addresses of all relays in the network are public and not
> considered sensible information, but I can see a possibility where you
> don't want a certain IP address tied to the email you are posting here
> with, so it's up to you to decide but you can go to a port checking
> website (google it) and check the relay IP address ORPort if open or not.

From the log messages, it seems like the ORPort and DirPort are
reachable from at least a few relays. But they need to be reachable all
over the world.

> If yes, wait for 24 hours and check back on relay search.

Relay search appears to be down right now.


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