[CentOS] tor and selinux

Mon Jan 30 17:52:45 UTC 2017
Gordon Messmer <gordon.messmer at gmail.com>

On 01/29/2017 10:32 PM, Mark wrote:
> That's strange, because I started the tor process simply with
> sudo systemctl start tor

Yes, it looks like that package runs the service as "root".  That 
doesn't seem like a good default, and it could be a packaging bug.  Try 
adding "User toranon" to the configuration file and see if things work.  
If so, file a bug so that the maintainer can change the default.