[tor-talk] TBB and tor-relays as a bitcoin wallets

grarpamp grarpamp at gmail.com
Wed Oct 23 02:52:45 UTC 2013

On Oct 22, 2013 Joshua Datko <jbdatko at gmail.com> TOP POSTED!!!

> Also, and I think this was discussed on this list before, offering payment
> may actually decrease the number of volunteers [2].
> I was initially interested in researching a technical way to offer payments
> to relays by the clients joining a mining pool and somehow paying the relay
> from the pool (something like ring signatures).  But there is a lot of

While waiting on a capitalist version of Tor, operators can publish
their cryptocurrency address in the consensus. Users who wish
to donate can write a controller script to match up relays they used
with those accepting donations and send off some funds. There are
already some addresses present.

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