[tor-talk] VOIP and tor

Matt matt at pagan.io
Wed Oct 23 02:59:11 UTC 2013

On Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:18:56 -0600
Mirimir <mirimir at riseup.net> wrote:

> On 10/22/2013 06:52 PM, Andrew F wrote:

> > Is it the best to use for Voip call on tor?
> I think so. Because it can use UDP through the VPN tunnel, there's
> virtually no break-up. Latency is high (1-2 seconds) but that's just a
> fact of using Tor. 

You can set Mumble to TCP mode only and data and voice transmissions
will both be sent using TCP. Running my own Mumble server as a hidden
service, I got latency that was less than a second on fast circuits. 

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