Opened 3 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#21182 closed defect (not a bug)

Running multiple instances of Tor Browser

Reported by: cypherpunks Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Very Low Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Trivial Keywords:
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Description

Some of us are interested in running multiple Tor Browser instances at the same time; an answer on how to do that was posted here: http://tor.stackexchange.com/a/6401

  1. Does the above method have any negative implications (security, anonymity, Tor network load, etc.)? Is there something missing or redundant in that method?
  1. Default value of extensions.torbutton.use_privoxy is true, yet even a standard Tor Browser instance sets it to false. Is the default value a leftover from older Tor Button versions?

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comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by gk

Resolution: not a bug
Status: newclosed

A good place for the first question would be our tor-talk mailing list. I guess a lot of its subscribers could be interested in a discussion about it.

Regarding your second one: That is a relic of the old Torbutton days and is gone in the Torbutton that is shipped in out alphas and will be gone in the next stable as well.

Last edited 3 years ago by gk (previous) (diff)
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