This package does work. I know because I use it daily
This isn't the place to ask for help. You'd get more folks who can help in the Networking section of the forum. This section is only for testing packages. tor has been out of testing and into extra for quite a few months. Please post in the Networking section and explain the problems you are having there so that someone can help you troubleshoot the problem.
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CentOS 6.5 (will try VL64-7.1 soon)
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