I'm having some trouble using tor in china, Using bridges gets me past the initial step but stuck at Establishing an encrypted directory connection. (failed)
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Nov 25 19:14:52.450 [Notice] Tor v0.2.3.25 (git-17c24b3118224d65) running on Windows 7.
Nov 25 19:14:52.450 [Notice] Tor can't help you if you use it wrong! Learn how to be safe at https://www.torproject.org/download/download#warning
Nov 25 19:14:52.560 [Notice] Read configuration file "C:\Users\Administrator\Favorites\Downloads\Tor Browser\Data\Tor\torrc".
Nov 25 19:14:52.560 [Notice] Initialized libevent version 2.0.21-stable using method win32. Good.
Nov 25 19:14:52.560 [Notice] Opening Socks listener on 127.0.0.1:9050
Nov 25 19:14:52.560 [Notice] Opening Control listener on 127.0.0.1:9051
Nov 25 19:14:58.260 [Notice] Bootstrapped 5%: Connecting to directory server.
Nov 25 19:14:58.260 [Notice] Heartbeat: Tor's uptime is 0:00 hours, with 4 circuits open. I've sent 0 kB and received 0 kB.
Nov 25 19:14:59.300 [Notice] Bootstrapped 10%: Finishing handshake with directory server.
Nov 25 19:15:19.240 [Warning] Problem bootstrapping. Stuck at 10%: Finishing handshake with directory server. (Connection timed out [WSAETIMEDOUT ]; TIMEOUT; count 4; recommendation warn)
Nov 25 19:15:19.240 [Warning] 3 connections have failed:
Nov 25 19:15:19.240 [Warning] 3 connections died in state handshaking (TLS) with SSL state SSLv2/v3 read server hello A in HANDSHAKE
torproject.org is blocked in china.
please help, I have heard something about using Tor without vidalia but don't know how to do it.