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Re: Logging to a file?


The Tor user needs write permission on the log directory and logfiles.


Ron Davis wrote:
> Hello,
> How do I get Tor to log to a file? I uncommented the "log
> notice" and "log debug-info" lines in torrc. However, this only appears
> to work when I run Tor as root (which I don't want). Running Tor as a
> normal user, the log files remain empty.
> I also tried alternative paths to both files. This didn't work either.
> Running Tor as a normal user, logging to stderr (screen) does work.
> FreeBSD 4.11-REL.
> Thanks for your help.
> Cheers,
> Ron

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