P2P revisited.

Fabian Keil freebsd-listen at fabiankeil.de
Fri May 19 09:39:32 UTC 2006

Watson Ladd <watsonbladd at gmail.com> wrote:

> If we created a P2P client using Tor that acted as an exit node we  
> could get a lot more users, a lot more traffic, and a lot more  
> capacity, all adding to the anonymity Tor provides.  Any downsides?  

While it could motivate some people to run Tor on their servers
and thus adding capacity, I believe it's more likely that it
would motivate more people to block as much Tor traffic
as possible and lead to congestion of the network.

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