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Re: documentation/behavior unclear of (tor-hidden-service)

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: Re: documentation/behavior unclear of (tor-hidden-service)
Date: Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:13:32 +0100
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ng0 <address@hidden> skribis:

> moving on, this could be improved:
> In case one aims for keeping the config public this is a bad idea but
> what about creating the hostname + private_key in $name as plain-file?
> Would this be overwritten by (tor-hidden-service) or would this just be
> bad practice but "whatever works for you"?

Tor is stateful here: it creates the
/var/lib/tor/hidden-services/SERVICE directory once, and then never
touches it again.

Do you think our documentation should be improved?  Could you suggest a
patch that improves things, while at the same time not paraphrasing too
much of Tor’s own documentation?


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