[tor-talk] how can I direct specific ports to tor?

Chris Wheeler grintor at gmail.com
Sun Feb 26 01:45:59 UTC 2012

This would be application specific. From the looks of it you are trying to
set up an email client to use tor. To do that you would need to have an
email client that supports SOCKS proxies. Most do I think. Just set up your
mail client like you normally would if you were not using tor and then in
the proxy settings point it to you tor; SOCKS5 port 9050 localhost by

On Sat, Feb 25, 2012 at 6:39 PM, Jerzy Łogiewa <jerzyma at interia.eu> wrote:

> hello,
> i would like to direct specific ports 995 and 465 to tor across system,
> instead of using a global http/socks5 proxy for 'catch all'.
> is privoxy/polipo the right tool for this? is proxytunnel useful also? i
> know this is not a proxy howto list but can someone help or teach me to
> make some specific rules for a system?
> thanks!
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> Jerzy Łogiewa -- jerzyma at interia.eu
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