Setting up a Tor hidden service — knowledge base


Method 1 (recommended)

ControlPort 9051 CookieAuthentication 1 CookieAuthFileGroupReadable 1
ps -eo user,group,comm |egrep 'bitcoind|bitcoin-qt' |awk '{print "Bitcoin user: " $1}'
usermod -a -G tor BITCOIN_USER
proxy= listen=1 bind=

Method 2

HiddenServiceDir /var/lib/tor/bitcoin-service/ HiddenServicePort 8333
onion= listen=1 externalip=ONION_ADDR discover=1
proxy= listen=1 bind= externalip=ONION_ADDR




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