[tor-talk] Tor-ramdisk 20150616 released

Ivan Tham ivanthamjunhoe at gmail.com
Wed Jun 24 11:36:20 UTC 2015

On Tue, Jun 23, 2015 at 05:42:23PM -0400, Anthony G. Basile wrote:
>On 6/23/15 3:46 PM, Mirimir wrote:
>>On 06/22/2015 08:58 AM, Anthony G. Basile wrote:
>>>Hi everyone
>>>I want to announce to the list that a new release of tor-ramdisk is out.
>>>Tor-ramdisk is a uClibc-based micro Linux distribution whose only
>>>purpose is to host a Tor server in an environment that maximizes
>>>security and privacy. Security is enhanced by hardening the kernel and
>>>binaries, and privacy is enhanced by forcing logging to be off at all
>>>levels so that even the Tor operator only has access to minimal
>>>information. Finally, since everything runs in ephemeral memory, no
>>>information survives a reboot, except for the Tor configuration file and
>>>the private RSA key, which may be exported/imported by FTP or SCP.
>>Will this work on micro PCs like Raspberry Pi2, Banana Pi, etc?

No, this won't work on computer with arm architecture such as raspberry
pi and banana pi as it only target i686 and x86_64.
>I don't have a *pi so I haven't been able to target one, but there's 
>no reason I can't target arm.  I used to target mips routers (the 
>mikrotik 450G's), but there were no users and so I stopped.
>>>Tor was updated to, openssl to 1.0.1o and the kernel to 4.0.5 +
>>>Gentoo's hardened-patches-4.0.5-1.extras.
>>>Homepage: http://opensource.dyc.edu/tor-ramdisk
>>>Download: http://opensource.dyc.edu/tor-ramdisk-downloads
>>>Homepage: http://opensource.dyc.edu/tor-x86_64-ramdisk
>>>Download: http://opensource.dyc.edu/tor-x86_64-ramdisk-downloads
>Anthony G. Basile, Ph. D.
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>D'Youville College
>Buffalo, NY 14201
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