Opened 6 weeks ago

Last modified 5 weeks ago

#28314 new defect

Alleged Family Members never disappear

Reported by: Quake Owned by: metrics-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Metrics/Onionoo Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: info+tor@…, metrics-team Actual Points:
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I've noticed that Alleged Family Members on metrics seemingly never disappear.

Reported on Tor-relays:

I also have the same issue:

My other relay has been offline for months (since July 2018) and it still displays as a family member.

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Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 6 weeks ago by Quake

Double checked to confirm that I have nothing set on MyFamily. The poster on tor-relays says the same.

comment:2 Changed 6 weeks ago by timkuijsten

Cc: info+tor@… added

comment:3 Changed 6 weeks ago by s7r

I can see this as well happening. Sometimes really long ago it had MyFamily set with 2 fingerprints, but the second one didn't run for long time so MyFamily was removed entirely from the running relay's torrc after the 2nd relay shut down, but alleged family member never disappeared in relaysearch.

comment:4 Changed 5 weeks ago by karsten

Cc: metrics-team added
Component: Metrics/Relay SearchMetrics/Onionoo

I haven't investigated this yet, but it sure sounds like an Onionoo bug. Changing component.

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