Anonymizer tool like Tor?

Ross Cameron abalour at
Thu Mar 12 04:40:56 PDT 2009

On Thu, Mar 12, 2009 at 12:08 PM, Gilles <gilles.ganault at> wrote:

> On Thu, 12 Mar 2009 10:42:53 +0100, Andreas Rudisch <"cyb.">
> wrote:
> >/usr/ports/security/tor/
> Thanks Andeas. Up to now, I only used the Tor client for Windows that
> comes with Privoxy, so never used Tor as-is, and never on the command
> line.
> If someone's used to using Tor, I have a couple of questions. On
> FreeBSD, I intend to use it to run a Python script to connect to a
> remote web server and download pages.
> Do I need to start the Tor server? Do I need a web proxy like Privoxy,
> or is the Tor client enough? How do set things up so my Python scripts
> connects to Tor?
> Thank you.

Not to put a damper on everyone's fun but wouldn't just be easier to go to
an internet cafe, run you're web scraper from a USB drive and leave?

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