Opened 12 months ago

Last modified 7 weeks ago

#22487 reopened enhancement

Add https version of `deb.torproject.org` repository install instructions

Reported by: anadahz Owned by: hiro
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Webpages/Website Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: website-content
Cc: irl Actual Points:
Parent ID: Points:
Reviewer: Sponsor:

Description

Add https version of deb.torproject.org repository in the install section of Tor on Ubuntu or Debian.

Using the HTTPS transport for APT (package manager) will overcome censorship/blocking from DPIs and filtering equipment that block on the HTTP protocol.

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Change History (10)

comment:1 Changed 12 months ago by cypherpunks

It could also suggest using the onion service from https://onion.torproject.org/ after the initial install.

comment:2 Changed 10 months ago by hiro

Keywords: website-content added

comment:3 Changed 7 months ago by irl

When making this change, be sure to check if apt-transport-https package is required before the source can be used. In buster it is not but it was in jessie (don't know about stretch).

comment:4 Changed 7 months ago by irl

Cc: irl added

comment:5 Changed 7 months ago by hiro

Owner: changed from linda to hiro
Status: newaccepted

comment:6 Changed 7 weeks ago by hiro

Resolution: fixed
Status: acceptedclosed

comment:7 in reply to:  6 ; Changed 7 weeks ago by anadahz

Resolution: fixed
Status: closedreopened

Replying to hiro:

Seems that the change hasn't been propagated yet?

comment:8 in reply to:  7 ; Changed 7 weeks ago by cypherpunks

Resolution: fixed
Status: reopenedclosed

Replying to anadahz:

Replying to hiro:

Seems that the change hasn't been propagated yet?

It's working for me: https://web.archive.org/web/20180404143858/https://www.torproject.org/docs/debian.html.en

comment:9 in reply to:  8 Changed 7 weeks ago by anadahz

Replying to cypherpunks:

Replying to anadahz:

Replying to hiro:

Seems that the change hasn't been propagated yet?

It's working for me: https://web.archive.org/web/20180404143858/https://www.torproject.org/docs/debian.html.en

OK I see the issue here try to view the same URL without JavaScript activated.

comment:10 Changed 7 weeks ago by cypherpunks

Resolution: fixed
Status: closedreopened

Oh right, definitely missed to test with JS disabled, thanks!

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