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I've followed the instructions here, to get it running on my debian server.

Everything is installed.

I've configured privoxy config and restarted both services after.

However, when I use as proxy, it says "TOR is not HTTP Proxy".

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In the web page you cite:

Set and 8118 as privoxy server IP and port number. Now Firefox is ready to use with Tor.

The http proxy is Privoxy, not Tor.

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