Opened 7 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#8632 closed defect (duplicate)

"Transparent Torification" does not work as expected

Reported by: tagnaq Owned by: mikeperry
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Component: TorBrowserButton Version:
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If "Transparent Torification" in Proxy Settings is enabled I'd expect do directly access the Internet without Tor (if no iptables rules redirect the traffic to a TransPort).

Steps to reproduce:

  1. open torbrowser
  2. click the onion
  3. select preferences
  4. select "Transparent Torification" (radio button)
  5. select "OK" (nothing happens - the windows does not close)
  1. close the window and torbrowser
  1. open torbrowser (the onion sign shows a big "X" in front of it)

one would expect that Tor is not enabled

  1. open a website to check your source IP (i.e.

expected result: browser should show a non-Tor exit IP address.

actual result: browser shows a Tor exit IP address

(This test was not done at an internet connection that is also hosting an exit node)

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Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by mikeperry

Resolution: duplicate
Status: newclosed

Dup of #6566. If you want to test out that patch and verify it works for you, I'll go ahead and merge it.

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