Is JanusVM open source?

Kyle Williams kyle.kwilliams at
Thu Jun 17 19:47:26 UTC 2010

JanusVM uses open source software, but we didn't release the source because
it was built with mostly .dpkg's.
You have root by default on the console (inside the VM) if you want to look
into it or modify it to your needs.  Option 7 in the menu will drop you to a

The alternative would be Tor VM, which is open source. Project page can be
found @
Build instructions and sources can be found @

Also, their will be an update in the up coming weeks for both JanusVM and
Tor VM.  Martin and I have both been busy with our day jobs and haven't had
much time to keep these projects maintained.

Thank you,


On Thu, Jun 17, 2010 at 12:33 PM, judaiko judaiko <siriu81ysw at>wrote:

> Is JanusVM open source?
> Does JanusVM make you an exit node without your permission?
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