Opened 3 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#24096 closed defect (not a bug)

cURL error 7: Can't complete SOCKS5 connection to (6)

Reported by: ahmad.saeed Owned by: phoul
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Component: Community/Tor Support Version:
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I'm using TOR with curl on ubuntu and after some specific number of requests it gives an error
cURL error 7: Can't complete SOCKS5 connection to (6) (see
Actually I'm scrapping websites using PHP cURL with TOR as a background system service. It goes well until a limited/specific no of requests before throwing this error where curl is not able to connect TOR proxy through socket

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comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by dgoulet

Resolution: not a bug
Status: newclosed

We'll need tor logs to be able to assist but right off the bat, seeing should tell you that curl is trying to reach something not reachable.

Error 7 should be "can't connect to proxy" but the address should be by default, the Tor SOCKS port.

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