[nycbug-talk] pfsense and tor

Brian Callahan bcallah at devio.us
Mon Jun 10 19:59:19 EDT 2013

On 6/10/2013 1:28 PM, Pete Wright wrote:
> has anyone had the chance to run tor on a pfsense system?  i'm not
> seeing it in the pfsense packages directory located here:
> http://www.pfsense.com/packages/config/
> while i have spare bandwidth @home for tor, not sure my router has the
> horsepower.  figured i'd test it out there first anyway then if that
> fails get tor up and running on another always-on appliance (like my
> mac-mini which drives my tv).
> -p

Can pfsense install vanilla FreeBSD packages? There should be a FreeBSD 
package available. (or install from ports, though I realize that's 
probably not what people want to do with their pfsense machines)

The latest stable is and the latest unstable is 
However, from experience running the OpenBSD tor relay, go for the 
unstable. It's quite an improvement over the stable branch.


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