Subject: Re: pkg/34234 (tor port doesn't work properly)
To: None <,,,>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 08/21/2006 04:50:06
The following reply was made to PR pkg/34234; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: "Todd Vierling" <>
Subject: Re: pkg/34234 (tor port doesn't work properly)
Date: Sun, 20 Aug 2006 22:38:49 -0400

 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 <> <> <>