2019-06-26 Hiding your address

I just found that you can use torsocks to have your application use the Tor network, allowing you to hide the IP number you’re coming from.

I just ran the following and followed some links:

torsocks vf1 alexschroeder.ch

As I looked at the log file of my Gopher server, a saw every request come from a different IP number. Nice!



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