Opened 8 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#5656 closed defect (invalid)

Closed Ticket #3952-Same issue, different person

Reported by: Blossomstein Owned by: chiiph
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor bundles/installation Version:
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"Vidalia and Tor were working fine for [quite a while]; suddenly [about a month ago} I got the error: 'Vidalia was unable to connect to Tor. (Connection refused by peer.)'"

Windows 7 64 bit professional, SP1

All firewalls disabled
Antivirus disabled

Firefox 11.0 (disabled all add-ons)

Vidlia 0.2.15 Qt 4.6.2

"DNS: couldn't open /etc/resolv.conf: No such file or directory

Disabling disk cache: No such file or directory
Disabling local tree: No such file or directory
Established listening socket on port 8123"

From the Vidlia message log
Apr 20 15:54:18.680 [Notice] Tor v0.2.2.35 (git-b04388f9e7546a9f). This is experimental software. Do not rely on it for strong anonymity. (Running on Windows 7 Service Pack 1 [workstation])
Apr 20 15:54:18.680 [Notice] Initialized libevent version 2.0.16-stable using method win32. Good.
Apr 20 15:54:18.680 [Notice] Opening Socks listener on
Apr 20 15:54:18.680 [Notice] Socks listener listening on port 22582.
Apr 20 15:54:18.680 [Notice] Opening Control listener on
Apr 20 15:54:18.680 [Notice] Control listener listening on port 22583.
Apr 20 15:54:18.780 [Notice] Parsing GEOIP file C:\Users\NV NSC\AppData\Roaming\tor\geoip.
Apr 20 15:54:20.090 [Notice] OpenSSL OpenSSL 1.0.0f 4 Jan 2012 looks like version 0.9.8m or later; I will try SSL_OP to enable renegotiation
Apr 20 15:54:20.640 [Notice] We now have enough directory information to build circuits.
Apr 20 15:54:20.640 [Notice] Bootstrapped 80%: Connecting to the Tor network.
Apr 20 15:54:21.840 [Notice] Bootstrapped 85%: Finishing handshake with first hop.
Apr 20 15:54:24.240 [Notice] Bootstrapped 90%: Establishing a Tor circuit.
Apr 20 15:54:26.210 [Notice] Tor has successfully opened a circuit. Looks like client functionality is working.
Apr 20 15:54:26.210 [Notice] Bootstrapped 100%: Done.

Child Tickets

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by andrea

Component: - Select a componentVidalia
Owner: set to chiiph

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by rransom

Component: VidaliaTor bundles/installation
Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

Any configuration that involves Polipo is entirely unsupported. Try the Tor Browser Bundle instead.

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