TOR/Privacy (SOCKS5) or SOCKS5?

Shlomi Fish shlomif at
Wed Apr 11 11:55:41 EDT 2018


On Wed, 11 Apr 2018 12:04:49 +0200 (CEST)
< at> wrote:

> Hello,
> What's the difference between "TOR/Privacy (SOCKS5)" and "SOCKS5" in proxy
> settings? 

From what I can see by grepping the code, they are mostly treated the same
except for one difference in jabber/si.c .

>Can i use just SOCKS5 to connect through TOR (, port 9050)?

Don't know.

> Unfortunately, I didn't find anything in Google and in your FAQ.
> Thank you!

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