torify man page

torify — wrapper for torsocks and tor


torify application [application’s arguments]


torify is a simple wrapper that calls torsocks with a tor-specific configuration file.

It is provided for backward compatibility; instead you should use torsocks.


When used with torsocks, torify should not leak DNS requests or UDP data.

torify can leak ICMP data.

torify will not ensure that different requests are processed on different circuits.

See Also

tor(1), torsocks(1)


Peter Palfrader and Jacob Appelbaum wrote this manual.

Referenced By

tor(1), tor-resolve(1).

06/25/2018 Tor Manual