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Re: Warning to NoReply.org DEB Package Users

On 8/10/07, Ringo Kamens <2600denver@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I think what he is saying (which might be true) is that tor doesn't
> have the permissions to save the torcc.

there are some configurations that don't allow saving the config.
they are still vulnerable.

> If this is the case, then
> editing it while in operation won't do anything anyways because in
> order to load the edited-torcc it must save it first.

you can set config options live, and they will take effect.  these are
ephemeral changes, but still effective.

> Just turn off
> your controlport for now if you're on the old version like me.

that will work fine.

best regards,