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Re: [tor-talk] Why does tor open UDP ports?
analyse the traffic over this ports with tcpdump. share with us. i'm
curious too. =]
On Fri, Sep 6, 2013 at 8:19 PM, Stephan <stephan@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 06.09.2013 23:49, grarpamp wrote:
>> Check that tor config is set for only localhost 127.0.0.1 / ::1 (or
>> for that matter just use the default shipped config), restart,
>> watch the tor log and watch the traffic.
> Maybe I should have added some information about my server. Oops! :-)
> I'm running a relay-node on a dedicated Linux box (Debian Wheezy/64bit).
> Those two 'strange' UDP ports are opened on both the current stable version
> and the latest alpha version of Tor.
> My server is running fine(*) even with those UDP ports firewalled off. So
> they cannot be essential - but I'm still curious about their purpose.
> (*) Well - if the switch from stable to alpha stopped those crashes, that
> is. Time will tell ;-)
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