Opened 2 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

#22847 closed enhancement (invalid)

Upgrade Tor Browser Windows builds to cygwin 2.7.0

Reported by: teor Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: Actual Points:
Parent ID: #22798 Points:
Reviewer: Sponsor:

Description

cygwin 2.7.0 contains a fix that re-enables Windows automatic TCP buffer tuning:

https://github.com/mirror/newlib-cygwin/commit/609d2b22afc63d80029a4fe85e64b51c84ccae08

This will benefit Windows users on high-bandwidth or high-latency links.
It will also make a huge difference to Windows relay operators.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by teor

This will benefit Windows users on high-bandwidth or high-latency links.

I think the high-latency stuff could make this Sponsor 4, but it's up to your team if you want to tag it.

comment:2 Changed 2 years ago by teor

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

Oops, the Tor bundles use mingw-64. See #22848 for the bug for that.

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