I am also finding that tor does not seem to be creating a pid file. Perhaps this is due to the --chuid?
On Mon, 30 Jan 2006 10:44:42 +0100 Peter Palfrader <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On Sun, 29 Jan 2006, patgus wrote: > > > The package installs fine. It gives no output about creating the toruser > > UID when it installs. The problem occurs when trying to start Tot as a > > daemon > > On line 75 in /etc/init.d/tor > > --chuid toruser:toruser \ > > this user does not exist and tor will not run until either this user is > > created or the username on this line is changed to a valid one. > > What does it say, exactly. Please paste the entire output of a > dpkg -i tor...deb. > > Also, my etc/init.d/tor does _NOT_ contain the string 'toruser'. > > | [EMAIL PROTECTED]:~$ grep -- --chuid /etc/init.d/tor > | --chuid debian-tor:debian-tor \ > > -- > PGP signed and encrypted | .''`. ** Debian GNU/Linux ** > messages preferred. | : :' : The universal > | `. `' Operating System > http://www.palfrader.org/ | `- http://www.debian.org/ > > > -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact [EMAIL PROTECTED]