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Tor hidden service file permission problem

I have installed Tor on Ubuntu 14.04 according to instructions at https://www.torproject.org/docs/debian.html.en I got the basic relay configured and working but I have file permission issues with ...
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When I download an ebook using Tor it does not go into Downloads directory. Why?

I am brand new to Ubuntu and would love to use my Calibre e-reader, but whenever I download an e book from Tor it disappears, and cannot be found in download folder
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SSH to Server that is connected to VPN

My server should be connected to a VPN as a client. When I run the OpenVPN script (from HMA), the connection from my local machine to the server over SSH gets lost - connecting is not possible any ...
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Cannot install tor service [duplicate]

When I try to install tor I get: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package tor is not available, but is referred to by another package. This may ...
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Unable to Open TOR

I have downloaded tor browser and also I have installed the same in my office PC. When I click on connect to tor network, It keeps connecting for some time and automatically will get closed after ...
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Installing Tor on Ubuntu 14.04

Hey guys I've tried installing Tor on my Ubuntu 14.04 but with no luck. I did just as the instructions in the official Tor website said but a problem appears in the middle. The instruction says: "...
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How do I install the Tor browser in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS? [duplicate]

Good afternoon. I wanted to install the Tor browser on my computer but I can not make it work. I downloaded the application and tried to follow the instructions but when I called to make a specific ...
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Tor with Ubuntu has annoying formatting

I'm using Tor with Ubuntu. It works about 90% of the time, and then suddenly it will lose all the formatting of any graphics. For example, I just tried to navigate to this web page using Tor and it ...
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Where is torcc for Tor browser in ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Tor sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/tor-browser sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install tor-browser But I cannot find torcc. How can I find it?
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I can't create ssh chain tunnel

I have two remote Ubuntu servers - vps1 and vps2. I want to create ssh tunnel for Firefox, that runs on my PC, to connect first to vps1 and then from vps1 to vps2. This doesn't have to be implemented ...
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I can't install Tor on Ubuntu server [closed]

I have Ubuntu server 10.04 on virtualbox. I want to install Tor daemon and i am following this guide https://www.torproject.org/docs/debian.html.en I added these two lines in the sources file: deb ...
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Tor Browser do not start [duplicate]

I tried to start Tor Browser using the icon from the unzipped folder, but nothing happened. Same with the line command : ./start-tor-browser.desktop bash: start-tor-browser.desktop: command not ...
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How to configure tor-arm?

What is the proper way to configure arm command in tor-arm package to work on 14.04? Because every time I run arm it returns: Connection refused. Is the ControlPort enabled? I didn't happen to ...
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How can I install the latest version of Tor?

I can't run tor from Iran with obfs3 but when I download the latest version of Tor Browser from https://www.torproject.org/dist/torbrowser/4.5.1/tor-browser-linux64-4.5.1_en-US.tar.xz, it worked ...
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How do I start Tor Browser?

My experience with Linux based operative systems are quite small but I learnt a lot when I used Elementary OS Luna (based on Ubuntu 12.04). Had help from internet and a friend with more than 10 years ...
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export SOCKS_SERVER not working

I try $ export socks_proxy=127.0.0.1:9150 and $ wget http://icanhazip.com/ but still show previous IP (icanhazip.com show IP). Tor working correctly on Firefox.
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Need help with .sh script

I’m trying to get this ~/Desktop/Tor/tor-browser_en-US/ && ./start-tor-browser to run as a .sh. I've tried over and over again to get it to work, what am I doing wrong? #!/bin/bash chmod +...
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Error with tor in ubuntu14.04

I get obfs2 and obfs3 from tor. And i add it to torrc. But when i restart tor this error shown to me: Checking if tor configuration is valid Apr 11 13:26:52.409 [notice] Tor v0.2.6.5-rc (git-...
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Is there a program for Ubuntu like Proxifier, that works with all applications?

I'm using Tor to access blocked websites in my school (Internet access through proxy with authentication). In Windows there is software called Proxifier which routes all connections and acts like ...
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AllowTcp in ssh function

I'm trying to set up a tor node following http://sickbits.net/creating-a-personal-privoxytorproxy-ec2-instance/ using ubuntu 14.4 lts on ec2. I've gotten to: $ grep AllowTcp /etc/ssh/sshd_config ...
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How to set a proxy for terminal?

I am looking to set a proxy for terminal. What I need is I want to send all terminal communications to the internet through a proxy, say tor. I tried to set a system wide proxy set up. But Terminal ...
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nginx reinstalled automatically?

i had once nginx installed and after same time i removed it I use apache as my webserver now when i tried to go to my own onion address in my tor browser, i get the welcome to nginx site?? how is ...
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How to set up a Tor relay in Ubuntu?

I am trying to set up a relay in Ubuntu. I am able to install Tor and run it but when I go to edit the file I end up never being able to connect. Is there a step by step guide for setting one up ...
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How to Launch Terminal Script with Appliation Icon?

I am relatively new to linux, but I wanted to get my Tor browser up and running. I have downloaded and extracted the Tor Browser Bundle. In order to open the browser I need to cd to the file and run a ...
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Dependency problem with tor

I am trying to install tor via this tutorial via option 2. I receive this error when finally installing tor via sudo apt-get install tor The following packages have unmet dependencies: tor : Depends:...
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TOR browser delete history securely

I downloaded the Tor Browser off of: https://www.torproject.org I am curious if this deletes everything SECURELY from your browsing history automatically when you close it, or is there something ...
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How to run Tor as a bridge only (without being a client)

I want to configure my /etc/tor/torrc to be a bridge, but not to waste precious Tor bandwidth. Now I'm using Tor to everything (including email and Youtube) and I don't want this. I'm wasting Tor, ...
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Starting Tor on Ubuntu: “no such file or directory”

I am new to Ubuntu and everything, so I dont know much of anything about the terminal. I am trying to install and start Tor. I downloaded the 64bit version from here. Then I downloaded Vidalia from ...
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Force Dash and/or Smart Scopes through Tor Network?

When I enter keystrokes into Unity Dash with an original 14.04 setup, my understanding is that these are sent to local- as well as cloud-based "Smart Scopes" on Canonical servers. How can I configure ...
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Cannot find or run Tor Browser on Ubuntu 12.05 after installing it

I just installed Tor Browser on UBUNTU 12.05 (PRECISE) following the instructions from TOR site about using the DEBIAN repository instead of UBUNTU repository. It went fine up to point where I enter ...
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Set Tor Browser as default browser?

I would like Ubuntu to automatically use the Tor Browser as its default browser. As it launches from the script start-tor-browser and is perhaps not truly "installed" in the same way as Firefox or ...
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Tor will not launch from Ubuntu 14.04

I am new to Linux and have been using it for 4 months now, and I love it. I have followed all the instructions I can find. I followed instructions from KasiyA, and seemed to work fine, but now that I ...
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websites randomly don't work with Tor browser

I installed the Tor Browser Bundle with my ubuntu 14.04 and randomly can't access sites like bestbuy.com. some times it will work, but most of the time it will tell me I don't have permission to ...
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Tor “Failed to parse/validate config”

I was using Tor completely fine last night in Ubuntu 12.04. I installed TorChat then when I went to use it today I get the following error message. Oct 15 22:45:57.888 [notice] Initialized libevent ...
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How to use TOR SOCKS proxy for apt-get?

I am running tor browser in my Ubuntu 14.04 and and after successful connection I used socks proxy which is 127:0.0.1:9150 in my browser and it worked fine. But when I put Acquire::socks::proxy "socks:...
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Tor Vidalia Browser Problem

So Vidalia is up and running fine but the browser has not installed properly, like it has before. Before I just clicked on the onion icon, it would say launching Tor..., You are now connected, the ...
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tor browser install ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have read the answers to other questions regarding the install/running of the tor browser. I have tried the answers given but still cannot get the tor browser to run on mine. I have ubuntu 14.04 and ...
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TOR Error permission issue

I've tried reinstalling, updating, and removing and then reinstalling. Nothing seems to work. See screenshot below: the output of gedit /home/skynet/.tor-browser-en/LOG (The installation log) is: ...
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What's my public IP over a Tor?

I'm attempting to figure out how to obtain the IP address that represents my connection over a tor network. What do I type into a terminal to see this information. Ultimately, I'm attempting to create ...
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Pandora won't run in Tor browser

I get an error message to update Flash which I have, tried updating browser and no luck. Any suggestions? I'm using Tor instead of Firefox or Chrome as a way around a firewall both of which block ...
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Package operation failed-please help

Whenever I try to open Ubuntu Software center it says my files are corrupted, when I click repair, it says, "Package operation failed The installation or removal of a software package ...
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Tor not working?

Our university provides us with internet but almost all websites are blocked. Not even general news reading websites. I tried to use tor but it is not even getting started. All the proxy methods has ...
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How to update tor browser from Terminal?

how to update tor browser from Terminal ?
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Why does Tor unexpectedly exit every time I open it?

Every time I try to run tor it unexpectedly exits and I get this in my terminal: (process:28965): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config: assertion 'sys_page_size == 0' failed Aug 04 01:38:35.833 [...
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Could not launch managed proxy executable

I have problem with tor and obfsproxy for using bridges on ubuntu 14.04. Tor could not start obfsproxy and always return permission denied. grep -v "^#" /etc/tor/torrc | sed '/^$/d' UseBridges 1 ...
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How to install Tor with Meek support

Is there any easy way to install and run tor with meek support on Ubuntu ? https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/meek Beside it is possible to download the bundle archive I'm interested ...
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Change IP address which is given by Tor using the terminal

Is there a way to change the IP address which is given by Tor from the terminal? I have the Tor service, and I want to change the IP address which Tor gives me from the terminal. Or in other words: ...
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Open Tor-Browser

I've installed the Tor-Browser via command line. I'm now searching for the program using Ubuntu search but it doesn't show up. I've also tried calling the browser via command line. How can I open it ...
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Installed TOR, looking to install/run TOR browser

I installed the TOR client, that's all set. Says "successfully opened a circuit". Now, I would like to know how to set up a browser with it. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and didn't install TOR through ...
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Tor not working after update

Yesterday I updated my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and after that Tor stopped working : When I try to run Tor using command sudo service tor start it gives an error aa-exec: ERROR: profile 'system_tor' does ...