Opened 8 months ago

Closed 8 months ago

#25044 closed defect (invalid)

Tor Fail To Download

Reported by: anon111 Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Very High Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version: Tor: unspecified
Severity: Blocker Keywords:
Cc: Actual Points:
Parent ID: Points:
Reviewer: Sponsor:

Description

Run this on Ubuntu 17.10 terminal:

sudo apt install torbrowser*
# after installing ...
torbrowser-launcher

Tor will fail to install for the first time.

Output of Terminal:

Tor Browser Launcher
By Micah Lee, licensed under MIT
version 0.2.7
https://github.com/micahflee/torbrowser-launcher
Downloading and installing Tor Browser for the first time.
Downloading https://dist.torproject.org/torbrowser/update_2/release/Linux_x86_64-gcc3/x/en-US
Latest version: 7.5
Downloading https://tormirror.almnet.de/dist/torbrowser/7.5/tor-browser-linux64-7.5_en-US.tar.xz.asc
Download Error: DNS lookup failed: address 'tormirror.almnet.de' not found: [Errno -2] Name or service not known. <class 'twisted.internet.error.DNSLookupError'>

I tried accessing https://tormirror.almnet.de/dist/torbrowser/7.5/tor-browser-linux64-7.5_en-US.tar.xz.asc directly from Firefox, but the website cannot load.

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toTor\.png (69.9 KB) - added by anon111 8 months ago.
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Change History (3)

Changed 8 months ago by anon111

Attachment: toTor\.png added

Screenshot

comment:1 Changed 8 months ago by anon111

Priority: HighVery High

comment:2 Changed 8 months ago by yawning

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

torbrowser-launcher is not an official project, and the fact that it's mirror list is out of date is not our problem. Complain to the torbrowser-launcher maintainer.

https://github.com/micahflee/torbrowser-launcher/blob/master/share/torbrowser-launcher/mirrors.txt

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