[tor-talk] Proxy before Tor in Qubes: Tor bootstrap stops at 80%

grarpamp grarpamp at gmail.com
Wed May 25 05:46:46 UTC 2016

On 5/24/16, katerimmel at sigaint.org <katerimmel at sigaint.org> wrote:
> In Qubes I modified /etc/tor/torrc adding this line in the file (I want
> that Tor read the proxy software that I installed in the VM connected):

Review all your packet filter / firewall configuration.

> Socks5Proxy "ip of VM":"port address of socks"
> Is it correct?

As per man page yes.

> Unfortunately I can't connect to Tor, I have also tried to restart manually

What software are you using as your SOCKS5 proxy?
Try pointing tor at tor instead of that, it should work.

> In torrc file there are other lines (with #) and DisableNetwork 0

Test single problems first without any with torrc.
./tor -f /dev/null --allow-missing-torrc --socks5proxy "host:port"

Try turning up debugging.

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