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Re: uptime of tor servers with dynamic ip after every ip change zero
On Sun, 23 Jul 2006, Marco A. Calamari wrote:
> On Sun, 2006-07-23 at 14:55 +0200, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> > On Sun, 23 Jul 2006, Arichy wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > is it right that the uptime of tor server gets zero when it's ip
> > > changes?
> > Yes. If you kill all existing connections every day then you're just no
> > good for long lived connections like irc.
> But tor itself reset connections after 10 minutes, so one change
> a day is 1 / 144 possibility to drop connection.
> Not so bad; the overall network show a far less reliability.
No, Tor doesn't kill circuits with live streams on them. IRC
connections over Tor can live for days and weeks.
> Most of new routers will be on dynamic IP, so their
> contribution is important.
Sure, they are fine for web surfing and everything that doesn't require
long lived connections.
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