Checking the directory port on a Tor relay

SITUATION: You have a tor relay. You say to yourself, “self, is my directory server working?”

SOLUTION: Check this URL:

Where $RELAY_ADDRESS is the, uh, address of your tor relay. Remember the directory port number. The default is 9030.

Also, reference:;hb=HEAD;f=dir-spec-v2.txt, search for “/tor/”.

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