Changes between Version 8 and Version 9 of faq


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Apr 9, 2010 9:57:23 AM (9 years ago)
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    11Additions and amendments to the site FAQ.
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    3 = Technical =
     3= Curious Newbie =
     4
     5''duck: section for the curious but unknowing potential users. shouldnt be too technical, just the first X questions that get asked by those not having used I2P before. I hate the title newbie though, too derogative''
     6
     7* Why do I need I2P?
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     9* I've heard of Tor. What's different about I2P? Should I use both?
     10
     11''duck: awesome question, needs to be compressed for maximum effect.''
     12
     13* What is the difference between I2P and Freenet.
     14
     15''duck: do people still know Freenet? couple years ago it was the privacy thing that everybody was aware of. any other (regional) candidates?''
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     17* Is it safe? Has the code been audited?
     18
     19''duck: splendid stuff, suggest rephrasing to atleast mention privacy / anonymity. safe is too generic.''
     20
     21= Geek / Academic =
     22
     23''duck: section for those who have tried I2P, and are interested in the internals / limits, etc.
     24powerusers but NOT developers.''
     25
     26* What crypto is used?
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    5 * How does I2P find other I2P users when starting for the first time?
     28* How does I2P bootstrap?
    629
    730* How safe is this 'bootstrap' process?
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     32''duck: what is safe? who'd ask this question? not sure about this one''
     33
    934* What is a floodfill?
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     36''duck: how will they know about floodfill? can we rephrase it elsewhere to make this floodfill clear at the first point of introduction.''
     37
     38* Will I2P be able to cope with a huge influx of new users? (Does it scale?)
     39
     40= Paranoid =
     41
     42* How can I be sure I'm not being spied on?
     43
     44* Do they know I will be running I2P?
     45
     46* Steganography rants
     47
     48= Political / Ethical / Philosphical =
     49
     50* Isn't I2P encouraging copyright infringement?
     51
     52* CP
     53
     54= Operation =
     55
     56== Problems ==
     57
     58* I2P is running, but I can't get to my gmail (or other regular websites) .. (https://)
     59
     60* I have I2P running and I'm on #i2p (so I think I'm done setting up) but I can't load any eepsites (though I don't know I'm coming into irc through a changate)?
     61
     62== Configuration ==
     63
     64* Connect to router from the LAN
     65
     66* Password protect the router
     67
     68* Startup I2P automatically
     69
     70= Other =
     71
     72''duck: I dont think these should be part of the I2P core FAQ.''
    1073
    1174* WTF is all this noise about Seedless?
     
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    1578* IRC (Internet Relay Chat) is weird! What is a changate? Who is Fox? Who is CIA?
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    17 * I've heard of Tor. What's different about I2P? Should I use both?
    18 
    19 * Is it safe? Has the code been audited?
    20 
    21 * Will I2P be able to cope with a huge influx of new users? (Does it scale?)
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    23 
    24 = Crypto & Paranoia =
    25 
    26 * How can I be sure I'm not being spied on?
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    28 * Isn't I2P encouraging copyright infringement?
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    30 
    31 = Setup & Configuration =
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    33 * I2P is running, but I can't get to my gmail (or other regular websites) .. (https://)
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    35 * I have I2P running and I'm on #i2p (so I think I'm done setting up) but I can't load any eepsites (though I don't know I'm coming into irc through a changate)?
    36 
    37 * How can I browse for porn when stuck behind the Whitehouse firewall?