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Re: Setup Directory Server

Thanks a lot for answering my question.

On 5/15/07, Ringo Kamens <2600denver@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
From what I understand, you can start your own dir server if you email
the other dir servers and ask them to trust you. Unless you show
drastically different results there's no reason for them not to.
Comrade Ringo Kamens

On 5/15/07, Karsten Loesing <karsten.loesing@xxxxxxx> wrote:
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> > He wants to create an authoritative directory service, like the ones
> > that already exist and run it on the big bad internet. I think this is
> > good and will help decentralize trust. Just edit the torcc comrade.
> > Comrade Ringo Kamens
> Either I missed the irony in your post, or you have got something
> seriously wrong. Of course, you cannot simply start a sixth
> authoritative directory service by yourself that will be trusted by all
> clients. And if you could, I wouldn't call that decentralization of
> trust, but a serious security leak.
> But it's a joke, right? (In this case I would like to promote the use of
> smileys, so that the silly non-native speakers can understand the real
> meaning, too.) :)
> - --Karsten
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