I have installed squid on my Ubuntu machine and I would like to forward requests from the squid proxy to the Tor network. Is this possible without iptable changes? I know that Tor proxies are socks proxies on the client end.

  • "Server Fault is for system administrators and desktop support professionals, people who manage or maintain computers in a professional capacity." I fail to see how this falls into "Professional". – Smudge Feb 3 '12 at 11:06
  • I fail to see how setting up something to connect to Tor network losses "Professional" title. Or maybe its just me. – gouki Feb 7 '12 at 0:43

I figured that it wont be possible using Squid alone. I installed privoxy and set it up in between Squid and the Tor network. Privoxy has built-in capability to connect to a socks proxy.

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