Opened 6 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#14278 closed task (fixed)

Improve user friendliness of Tor Browser Bundle deterministic building

Reported by: michael Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Low Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tbb-gitian
Cc: Actual Points:
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Several build problems and nonintuitive configuration steps disillusion new developers. Requirements to mitigate this include:

  • At least documenting1 known problems and work arounds

1 For example in the corresponding wiki page

This ticket can be closed when a novice Tor Browser Bundle enthusiast, journalist, or analyst can follow well documented steps to producing a successful deterministic build in a idiot proof manner.

Note: This is likely a metaticket composed of work items. It can carry child tickets titled Port the Tor gitian-builder to <platform> or Introduce meaningful comments and error messages, for example.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by gk

Component: Tor bundles/installationTor Browser
Keywords: tbb-gitian added; Documentation removed
Owner: changed from erinn to tbb-team

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by gk

Resolution: fixed
Severity: Normal
Status: newclosed

We believe that's done with switching to rbm.

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