Opened 12 days ago

Last modified 12 days ago

#30501 new defect

BridgesList Preferences is an overloaded field

Reported by: sisbell Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tbb-mobile, TorBrowserTeam201905
Cc: igt0, sisbell, sysrqb, hans@…, n8fr8 Actual Points:
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BridgesList is an overloaded field, which can cause some confusion. The list can be:

  1. a filter like obfs4 or meek OR  
  2. can be a custom bridge

For (1), we just pass back all bridges, the filter will occur elsewhere in the library. For (2) we return the bridge list as a raw stream. If length is greater than 5, then we know this is a custom bridge

We should fix this so that we have separate preferences for 1 and 2. We also shouldn't be looking at string length to determine field type.

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comment:1 Changed 12 days ago by sisbell

Keywords: tbb-8.5-must removed
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