[tor-talk] /etc/hosts for .onion

Alec Muffett alec.muffett at gmail.com
Mon Sep 11 11:56:20 UTC 2017

Hi Jason!

This is not exactly what you are asking for, but I cover something similar,
using /etc/hosts and virtual network interfaces:



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On 11 Sep 2017 1:21 pm, "Jason S. Evans" <jsevans at gardeng.nom.es> wrote:

Hi all,

One of the things that I've been working on lately is getting salt-ssh
working over tor. The salt-minion, by default, looks for the salt-
master using the hostname, "salt". I know that I can manually change
that to xxxxxxxx.onion but I would like to know if anyone knows how of
a way in *nix to alias local hostnames to .onion names the same way
that /etc/hosts does that with local names and IP addresses.

Thanks for your time!

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