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Setting Tor

As root:

# emerge net-proxy/tsocks net-misc/tor
# cp /etc/socks/tsocks.conf.simple.example /etc/socks/tsocks.conf

COMMENT: This is the default configuration now.

Start tor:

# cp /etc/tor/torrc.sample /etc/tor/torrc
# /etc/init.d/tor start

Add tor to the default runlevel if you want it to start on bootup.

# rc-update add tor default

Setting Firefox

Install SwitchProxy extension for Firefox:

SwitchProxy extension

Configure SwitchProxy:

Configure Firefox:

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