Opened 3 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#21316 closed defect (fixed)

Update gpg verification instructions for Linux users on our verifying signatures page

Reported by: gk Owned by: hiro
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Webpages/Website Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: Actual Points:
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Description

Doing a

gpg --verify Downloads/tor-browser-linux64-6.5_en-US.tar.xz{.asc*,}

seems to break under some circumstances for Linux users yet we recommend something like that on our website where we explain how to verify the signatures of freshly downloaded Tor Browser bundles.

It seems to me doing something like

gpg --verify tor-browser-linux64-6.5_en-US.tar.xz.asc tor-browser-linux64-6.5_en-US.tar.xz

is a saner approach.

Child Tickets

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by gk

Component: User ExperienceUser Experience/Website
Owner: changed from lnl to hiro

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by hiro

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Applied and deployed.

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