On 2016-12-01 at 23:54, pa011 wrote:
> There were some talks about network diversity recently, so I made up my mind 
> and started a freeBSD server.
> On advice from here 
> https://gist.github.com/teor2345/c6e2890c44097fd6aaceeedec08c6431 I placed a 
> line in the torrc file "Log notice file /var/log/tor/log" 
> Following these instructions from the TDP:
> "touch /var/log tor && chown _tor:_tor /var/log/tor && chmod 600 
> /var/log/tor" 

As others already said, it should be "/var/log/tor" without a space and
with a slash.

But for me, it looks like you are trying to store the logs in a file
"/var/log/tor/log", so in a directory named "/var/log/tor". You should
delete the file you created with the touch command and instead use
"mkdir /var/log/tor", then change ownership and modify access rights via

> found here: https://torbsd.github.io/fbsd-relays.html I ended up getting this 
> warning:
> "[warn] Couldn't open file for 'Log notice file /var/log/tor/log': Permission 
> denied"
> Maybe I am to tired today to find the mistake - what is wrong please?
> Is there a good instruction elsewhere?
> Is it possible to install arm on freeBSD and if so could somebody help me 
> with the implementation please?
> Thanks 
> Paul


Attachment: signature.asc
Description: OpenPGP digital signature

tor-relays mailing list

Reply via email to