Follow users on onion instances (“hidden services”)

  1. Install tor (Instructions for Debian/Ubuntu)
  2. Install privoxy.
  3. Add forward-socks4a .onion localhost:9050 . to Privoxy configuration (located at /etc/privoxy/config, read more)
  4. Restart privoxy.
  5. Verify that reaching onion addresses via Privoxy works (curl -I http://l4qlywnpwqsluw65ts7md3khrivpirse744un3x7mlskqauz5pyuzgqd.onion/ --proxy
  6. Add the following to Mastodon config:
  7. Restart mastodon
  8. Try searching @e51638c3@pleroma.oniichanylo2tsi4.onion in Mastodon

Instances with this capability

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