Tor on a live disk

intrigeri intrigeri at
Mon Aug 9 14:49:26 UTC 2010


Jon Cosby wrote (09 Aug 2010 14:19:30 GMT) :
> I'm trying to run Tor on a live disk, but keep seeing the warning "user
> tor not found." Tor fails to start. It looks like I just need to add a
> user, but which groups would this user need to belong to?

on a Debian system, the user that runs Tor is called debian-tor and is
only part of its primary group, namely debian-tor as well.

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