[tor-relays] default exit notice HTML page on exits?
nusenu-lists at riseup.net
Wed Jun 20 15:28:00 UTC 2018
> I certainly think it should be added by default.
I agree that an html page giving some basic information about
tor on every exit relay IP makes sense.
If there are no major concerns from other operators to enable
this _by default_ I will open a trac ticket to start
discussions with the tor developers.
> We can ask the community (or get some friends over at EFF) to help draft
> something that is legally correct and language relevant (though I don't
> think that it has to be in the local language for it to be legally binding).
> Regarding what to display and how, that can be a combination of a few
> 1. Defined country in the config (can be part of the proposed
> contactinfo spec you mentioned) - so that if there is a way to set it in
> case geoip DB is not up-to-date with all the various IP addresses
> migrations that happen
> 2. GeoIP based on a local DB. That might be great but it would a)
> increase download size and b) would have to be updated a bit more
> frequently. It doesn't make too much send to ship a geoip DB just to verify
> an address once.
in my last email I was referring to the local DB (that is already shipped with tor packages and is based of
> Another solution would be some kind of a Tor managed or secure server to
> perform resolution when the relay starts (should have a flag to disable it
> in the config). That way no logs are saved and we can figured things out in
> a more accessible manner. Installation would be smaller and that service
> will always have an up-to-date geoip DB.
you might also use RIPEstat APIs for this.
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