dirmngr cygwin resolv.conf

john doe johndoe65534 at mail.com
Fri Jun 29 22:03:32 CEST 2018

On 6/29/2018 6:40 PM, john doe wrote:
> On 6/29/2018 4:24 PM, Werner Koch wrote:
>> On Thu, 28 Jun 2018 17:05, johndoe65534 at mail.com said:
>>> dirmngr.conf:
>>> use-tor
>>> http-proxy socks5://localhost:9150
>> Nobody said that you should configure a proxy ;-)
>> Dirmngr has integrated Tor support which will be used automatically when
>> Tor or the Tor Browser is up and running.  --use-tor merely enforces the
>> use of Tor and inhibits any network access without going over Tor.
> Ok, "proxy" is a red herring -- I used the option '--use-tor' to be sure 
> tor will be used to furder isolate the issue.
> In an earlier sent e-mail:
> https://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-users/2018-June/060740.html
> As you can see no command proxy option is being used.
> Some how I'm stuck at DNS name resolving if I'm not mistaking?
> Any help is welcome.

Ok -- I think I got it:

If I start Tor Browser as usual by clicking on "Start Tor Browser" it 
does not work.
But if I start "Browser\TorBrowser\Tor\tor.exe" it works like a charm.

How can I socks5 dirmngr connections to "Tor Browser"?

John Doe

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