Subject: Re: pkg/34234 (tor port doesn't work properly)
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 08/20/2006 22:38:49
On 8/20/06, Oleg Pilyavets <> wrote:
>  I am not interested in formal answers.
>  You should not think that I don't read docs.

I'm sorry, but you were assuming that somehow pkgsrc was at fault for
your Tor node not doing exactly what you expect.  I have
pkgsrc-compiled Tor nodes running fine on several OS's, so I know the
package is working.  (I don't maintain the Tor source code; the EFF

>  I asked you about particular thing:
>  WHY tor _doesn't_ _print_ the text "Tor has successfully opened a circuit. Looks like
>  client functionality is working." when it's starting.

Is your torrc set to log to syslog?  It shows up in my syslog, so it
is not pkgsrc causing you not to see this message.  That is why I
asked you to check the Tor docs.

-- Todd Vierling <> <> <>